Published October 1999
by Tandem Library .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Format||School & Library Binding|
|Number of Pages||245|
Joseph Krumgold received the Newbery Medal for And Now Miguel. One of the few people to receive the medal twice, he was subsequently awarded it for his novel Onion John,also available in a Harper Trophy edition/5(15). Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials. And Now Miguel. by Joseph Krumgold. illustrated by Jean Charlot. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase. Select a Bookseller - Direct Link to Buy. And Now Miguel is the gentle, personal story of twelve-year-old Miguel Chavez, who longs to accompany the men of his family on their annual shepherding trip to the Mountains of Sangre de Cristo. Based on the true story of a boy from New Mexico, this realistic novel . Buy a cheap copy of And Now Miguel book by Joseph Krumgold. He wanted to be treated like a man, not a summer the men of the Chavez family go on a long and difficult sheep drive to the mountains/5(2).
During the year of his twelfth birthday, as Miguel tells his own story, his deepest wish is to go to the mountains of the Sangre de Cristo as a true shepherd. Through it, we are aware of his pent up longing in the past, and now, as he himself becomes increasingly aware of his surroundings, there is an extremely clear picture of them. Miguel's whole fascination with where the mountain begins. The wonder of a child is truly wonderful! Miguel likens the beginning of the mountain to that precise moment at exactly midnite when the New Year begins. It's a strong family book and a nice coming of age story. And now the next book. Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education And Now Miguel. By Jean Charlot, Joseph Krumgold. Grades. , Z. Genre. Fiction. Twelve-year-old Miguel Chavez, wants to be treated like a man and yearns to go with the men of his family on a long and. Based on the popular novel by Joseph Krumgold, And Now Miguel is an easygoing yarn about a small boy with a big dream. Miguel (Pat Cardi), a shepherd's son, dreams of one day assuming responsibility for the flocks of sheep that have been managed by his family for so many years/10(51).
Buy the Paperback Book And Now Miguel by Joseph Krumgold at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. He wanted to be treated like a man, not a summer the men of the Chavez family go on a . Product Description: This is the story of a twelve-year-old Miguel Chavez, who yearns in his heart to go with the men of his family on a long and hard sheep drive to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains — until his prayer is finally answered, with a disturbing and dangerous exchange. The book provides useful food for thought, good topics for discussion, and reads like historical fiction, with a remote time and place. This children’s book is well-written, and moves slowly, reminiscent of the Onion John, another children’s book by Krumgold that was reviewed on this website. And Now Miguel has 0 reviews and 1 ratings. Reviewer creamcat wrote: This coming-of-age story centers on Miguel, a young sheep farmer. Miguel helps his family with the sheep, but desires to be treated like a grownup. Despite of wanting to grow up, it takes him by surprise when adults take him seriously and ask for 4/5(1).