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The tequila worm

by Viola Canales

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Wendy Lamb Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Family life -- Texas -- Fiction.,
    • Neighborhood -- Fiction.,
    • Mexican Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Catholics -- Fiction.,
    • Boarding schools -- Fiction.,
    • Schools -- Fiction.,
    • Texas -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      012 & up.

      StatementViola Canales.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.C161643 Te 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination199 p. ;
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3298135M
      ISBN 100385746741, 0385909055
      LC Control Number2004024533

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      Book Theme: Across Cultures Coming of Age: Big Changes Growing Up Along the Border: Stories for Young Adults Purchase Book Colorín Colorado is a national multimedia project that offers a wealth of bilingual, research-based information, activities, and advice for educators and families of English language learners (ELLs). Her book of short stories, Orange Candy Slices and Other Secret Tales, was published by the University of Houston’s Arte Público Press; her novel The Tequila Worm, published by Random House, was designated a Notable Book by the American Library Association, and won its Pura Belpré Medal for Narrative, as well as a PEN Center USA Award. El.

      Tequila Worm, Paperback by Canales, Viola, ISBN , ISBN Living with her Mexican-American family in the blue-collar town of McAllen, Texas, Sofia is content with the rich and culturally stimulating life she has always lived, but when Sofia is told that she is the recipient of a special scholarship to an elite boarding /5(K). The uninitiated may think that some bottles of tequila have worms in the bottom, but experienced tequila-drinkers know that it's actually mezcal, a similar Mexican liquor, that features a wormy surprise at the bottom of the bottle. When it comes to the effects you'll feel after eating the worm, however, opinions vary.


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The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales is a young adult/childrens book that was published in The book received many awards and recognitions including the Américas Award Honorable Mention in and the Pura Belpré Award for Writing in /5.

The Tequila Worm is a young adult novel by Viola Canales that was published in Like many of the students in our class, Viola Canales is a Mexican-American native of McAllen, Texas born on Ap Cited by: 6.

Sofia comes from a family of storytellers. Here are her tales of growing up in the barrio, full of the magic and mystery of family traditions: making Easter cascarones, celebrating el Dia de los Muertos, preparing for quincea–era, rejoicing in the Christmas nacimiento, and curing homesickness by eating the tequila Sofia is singled out to receive a scholarship to /5(34).

The Tequila Worm is a novel by Viola Canales. Canales uses many details from her own life to bring verisimilitude to the story of a young Mexican-American girl who deals with prejudice while enjoying a rich and affectionate home life, then has an opportunity to leave her small Texas town behind—and in the process almost loses what makes.

The Tequila Worm is a young adult novel by Viola Canales that was published in Like many of the students in our class, Viola Canales is a Mexican-American native of McAllen, Texas born on Ap She experienced a lot of the same things many of us have gone through, albeit during a different time, so the novel was able to be /5(89).

The worm we’re all thinking of actually belongs in a bottle of mezcal, tequila’s huskier, smokier cousin (tequila has to be at least 51% Blue Agave, but. About The Tequila Worm. Sofia comes from a family of storytellers. Here are her tales of growing up in the barrio, full of the magic and mystery of family traditions: making Easter cascarones, celebrating el Dia de los Muertos, preparing for quincea–era, rejoicing in the Christmas nacimiento, and curing homesickness by eating the tequila Sofia is singled out to.

Sofia comes from a family of storytellers. Here are her tales of growing up in the barrio in McAllen, Texas, full of the magic and mystery of family traditions: making Easter cascarones, celebrating el Dia de los Muertos, preparing for quinceañera, rejoicing in the Christmas nacimiento, and curing homesickness by eating the tequila worm.

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Feature Book Canales, Viola. The Tequila Worm. New York, NY: Random House, Inc. Sofia is surrounded by the culture and traditions of her familia as she. "The worm is never found in tequila," says Heriberto Oviedo, the tequilier (like a sommelier for tequila) at the Cantina Beach restaurant at the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne, FL.

"The worm you see. The Tequila Worm has earned a variety of awards and recognitions: Américas Award Honorable Mention (), Pura Belpré Award for Writing (), ALSC Notable Children Book (),and the Judy Lopez Memorial Award Honor Book, among others.

If you’d like to read what others have thought about the book, check out the review from Blog Critics. The Tequila Worm by Viola Canales is the selection for the LAII’s Vamos a Leer book group meeting held on November 3, The following information comprises a standards-based educator’s guide that the LAII has produced to support using The Tequila Worm (Wendy Lamb Books, ) in the classroom.

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Languages. Math. Science. Social Science. Other. Features. Quizlet Live. Quizlet Learn. Liquid Mexico: Festive Spirits, Tequila Culture, and the Infamous Worm by Becky Youman; Bryan Estep and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Parents need to know that The Tequila Worm is the moving fictionalized memoir of a Mexican-American girl from the barrio in McAllen, Texas, who enters a mostly white Protestant boarding school hundreds of miles from home but stays connected to her family.

She faces sexism and some anti-Mexican racism. Teens drink here, but in this portrayal of Mexican 4/5. The Tequila Worm (Book Trailer) - Duration: Natalie Browning 1, views. Top 10 Most Expensive Young Celebrity's Mansion Homes - Duration: Top10List Recommended for you.

CANALES, Viola. The tequila worm. Random House, Wendy Lamb. c $ JSA This unusually warm, loving family story probably will be best enjoyed by those close to the Mexican American heritage. Visit us to find out our current beers on tap. Book Wizard; The Tequila Worm. By Viola Canales.

Grades. Genre. Fiction. Growing up in her Texas barrio feels safe, warm, and comfortable for Sofia, the daughter of Mexican parents, but when she gets the chance to experience another kind of life at boarding school, she realizes that she wants to see what's out there.

Here are her tales of growing up in the barrio in McAllen, Texas, full of the magic and mystery of family traditions: making Easter cascarones, celebrating el Dia de los Muertos, preparing for quinceañera, rejoicing in the Christmas nacimiento, and curing homesickness by eating the tequila worm.

When Sofia is singled out to receive a.THE TEQUILA WORM. by Viola Canales. Age Range: 10 - 14 BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Sofia, growing up in an urban Latino neighborhood in McAllen, Texas, has a chance to attend an expensive boarding school in Austin on scholarship.

Like her father, Author: Viola Canales.The Tequila Worm, by Viola Canales Study Guide Pre-Reading: 1. What do some of the images on the cover bring to mind? 2. What do you think of when you hear/read “tequila worm”? 3. Authors put a lot of thought into choosing a title for their novels. Why would an author of young adult books choose a title about something most people associate.