The Resource The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor, written by Sonia Sotomayor, (electronic resource)

The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor, written by Sonia Sotomayor, (electronic resource)

Label
The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor
Title
The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor
Statement of responsibility
written by Sonia Sotomayor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this adaptation for middle graders based on her bestselling adult memoir, My Beloved World, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Sonia Sotomayor's extraordinary life inspires. Her achievement serves as a true testament to the fact that no matter the obstacles, dreams can come true. Sonia Sotomayor, the first Hispanic and third woman appointed to the Supreme Court of the United States, was a young girl when she dared to dream big. Her dream? To become a lawyer and a judge. As Justice Sotomayor explains, "When I was a child my family was poor and we knew no lawyers or judges and none lived in our neighborhood. I knew nothing about the Supreme Court and how much its work in reinterpreting the Constitution and the laws of the United States affected peoples' lives. You cannot dream of becoming something you don't even know about. That has been the most important lesson of my life. You have to learn to dream big dreams." Sonia did not let the hardships of her background--which included growing up in the rough housing projects of New York City's South Bronx, dealing with juvenile diabetes, coping with parents who argued and fought personal demons, and worrying about money--stand in her way. Always, she believed in herself. Her determination, along with guidance from generous mentors and the unwavering love of her extended Puerto Rican family, propelled her ever forward
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sotomayor, Sonia
Dewey number
347.73/2634
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
  • 10 and up
  • 5 & up
LC call number
KF8745.S67
LC item number
A33 2018ab
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Sonia Sotomayor and Jaina Lee Ortiz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ortiz, Jaina Lee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sotomayor, Sonia
  • Sotomayor, Sonia
  • United States
  • Hispanic American judges
  • Hispanic American women
  • Judges
  • Hispanic American judges
  • Hispanic American women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
Target audience
adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor, written by Sonia Sotomayor, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (9 hr., 10 min., 3 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525635994
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not applicable
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not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3b8b5c18-541d-4c0b-894e-797363c74509
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1050871728
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The beloved world of Sonia Sotomayor, written by Sonia Sotomayor, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (9 hr., 10 min., 3 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780525635994
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
3b8b5c18-541d-4c0b-894e-797363c74509
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)1050871728
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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