American street

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American street

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, author.

New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, [2017]

324 pages ; 22 cm

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Fabiola Toussaint and her mother are headed for American Street and Joy Road, finally leaving Haiti for the good life in the U.S. After leaving Port-au-Prince, however, Fabiola's mother is detained by immigration officials. Now Fabiola has to navigate life in loud, gritty, new, and surprising America by herself, leading her to an impossible choice and the possibility of paying a heavy price to achieve the American dream.

Lexile: HL 690L

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ISBN:

9780062473042

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, author.

Title:

American street / Ibi Zoboi.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

324 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 12/15/2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, 11/15/2016

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 11/21/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 2/2017

Summary:

Fabiola Toussaint and her mother are headed for American Street and Joy Road, finally leaving Haiti for the good life in the U.S. After leaving Port-au-Prince, however, Fabiola's mother is detained by immigration officials. Now Fabiola has to navigate life in loud, gritty, new, and surprising America by herself, leading her to an impossible choice and the possibility of paying a heavy price to achieve the American dream.

Target Audience:

9-12.

Target Audience:

HL 690 Lexile.

Subject:

Immigrants--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Haitians--United States--Fiction.

Subject:

Mother-daughter relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

Interpersonal relations--Fiction.

Subject:

Bildungsromans.

Subject:

Cousins--Fiction.

Link:

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