Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida
By Victor Martinez
Digital Publisher: Not Available
Reading Level: Ages 13 & Up
YPL Finalists That Year:
- Carolyn Coman for What Jamie Saw
- Nancy Farmer for A Girl Named Disaster
- Helen Kim for The Long Season of Rain
- Han Nolan for Send Me Down a Miracle
YPL Winner That Year: Victor Martinez, Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida
Judges That Year: Lloyd Alexander, Leonard Marcus, Gary Soto, Beatrice Sparks, Joyce Carol Thomas
The Year in Literature: The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman won the Newbery Medal.
More Information: Parrot in the Oven was Victor Martinez’s first novel.
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