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The girl who could silence the wind

Meg Medina

The girl who could silence the wind

by Meg Medina

  • 227 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Candlewick Press in Somerville, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family life,
  • Identity,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Worn down by the constant petitions of the villagers who think she has special powers, sixteen-year-old Sonia leaves behind her shawl covered with milagros and her mountain home and sets out to live a life of her own choosing in the capital city.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMeg Medina
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.M512765 Gir 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25194344M
    ISBN 109780763646028
    LC Control Number2011046080

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    The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina. 11 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Audio Excerpt from The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind; Name Pronunciation with Meg Medina; Grade; ; Genre; Realistic Fiction; Cultural Area; Latinx. THE GIRL WHO COULD SILENCE WIND. Share: RM RM Quantity. Add to cart. A poignant and passionate tale about the risks people will take for a new and better life, and the sacrifices they will make to protect the ones they love. On the night Sonia Ocampo is born, the village folk of Tres Montes survive the most horrific storm they have Brand: Walker Books Ltd.

    Get this from a library! The girl who could silence the wind. [Meg Medina] -- Worn down by the constant petitions of the villagers who think she has special powers, sixteen-year-old Sonia leaves behind her shawl covered with milagros and her mountain home and sets out to live. The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina is the selection for the LAII’s Vamos a Leer book group meeting scheduled for December 2, The following information comprises a standards-based educator’s guide that the LAII has produced to support using The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind (Candlewick, ) in the classroom.


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The Girl Who Could Silence The Wind is an extremely thought provoking book, and I found it to be a very enjoyable read. I enjoyed the setting for this book, you don't see many books that are set in South America, and I think Meg did a great job making it to where you really get a good mental picture What an interesting story/5.

A book for those fond of alluring storytelling. —Shelf Awareness The plot of THE GIRL WHO COULD SILENCE THE WIND is highly plausible, with down-to-earth characters and situations highlighting how a young woman learns to find her place and happiness in her world. —The New York Journal of Books/5(26).

The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind Meg Medina. Candlewick, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. Q & A with Meg Medina Buy this book. Meg Medina is the author of The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind and the picture book Tia Isa Wants a Car, illustrated by Claudio Muñoz, which won the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award.

The daughter of Cuban immigrants, she grew up in Queens, Mew York, and now lives in Richmond, Virginia. --This text refers to the audioCD edition.4/5(24). Meg Medina is the author of the Newbery Medal-winning book Merci Suárez Changes Gears, which was also a Kirkus Prize finalist.

Her young adult novels include Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass, which won the Pura Belpré Author Award; Burn Baby Burn, which was long-listed for the National Book Award; and The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind/5(). Sonia’s entire village believes she has a gift, but it’s only in leaving home that she finds out who she truly is.

A compelling tale from a rich new voice in young adult fiction. Sixteen-year-old Sonia Ocampo was born on the night of the worst storm Tres Montes had ever seen.

And when the winds mercifully stopped, an unshakable belief in the girl’s protective powers began/5(3). The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind by Meg Medina Sonia was born the night a terrible storm hit Tres Montes. Sonia's village should've been in ruins but it was fine and everyone was safe.

The people of Tres Montes believed they had Sonia to thank for this miracle. The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind Written by Meg Medina Published by Candlewick Press, ISBN: Age Level: 12 and up Description (From GoodReads): Sixteen-year-old Sonia Ocampo was born on the night of the worst storm Tres Montes had ever seen.

About The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind “Fluent and lovely.” — School Library Journal Sixteen-year-old Sonia Ocampo was born on the night of the worst storm Tres Montes had ever seen. And when the winds mercifully stopped, an unshakable belief in the girl’s protective powers began.

A book for those fond of alluring storytelling. —Shelf Awareness The plot of THE GIRL WHO COULD SILENCE THE WIND is highly plausible, with down-to-earth characters and situations highlighting how a young woman learns to find her place and happiness in her world.

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The plot of The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind is highly plausible, with down-to-earth characters and situations highlighting how a young woman learns to find her place and happiness in her world.

Nancy Carty Lepri is the author of a children’s chapter book, Tiny Angel. Books. Young Readers. Merci Suarez Changes Gears; Mango, Abuela, and Me; Tia Isa Wants a Car; Young Adults and Older.

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Candlewick on Brilliance Audio, unabridged, five CDs, 5 hrs., $ ISBN   The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind Meg Medina Candlewick Press • • pages Hardcover ($) ISBN: Ages 13 and up Sonia Ocampo is not a typical small-town teenager.

She was born during a terrible storm in her rural village of Tres Montes, and is seen as a gift from God for. The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind has 1 reviews and 0 ratings. Reviewer Book23 wrote: I want to read this book. The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind | Sonia's entire village believes she has a gift, but it's only in leaving home that she finds out who she truly is.

A compelling tale from a rich voice in young adult fiction. Sixteen-year-old Sonia Ocampo was born on the night of the worst storm Tres Montes had ever : Candlewick Press (MA).DOWNTOWN ( N.

Higgins Ave) Monday - Friday am to pm. Saturday am to pm. Sunday Noon to pm.The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind Press Reviews 'The Girl Who Could Silence the Wind is an enticing blend of fantasy, folklore, and traditional Latin American reality. Adventurous and romantic, a lovely book.' - Margarita Engle, Newbery Honour-winning author of The Surrender Tree.