Make your home among strangers

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Make your home among strangers

Crucet, Jennine Capó, author.

New York : St. Martin's Press, [2015]

ix, 388 pages ; 25 cm

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Lizet Ramirez is the first to go to college from her Cuban immigrant household in Miami, and her parents see it as an act of betrayal. Lizet's family breaks up before she leaves, and upon arriving at the school, Lizet struggles socially and academically. She returns home for Thanksgiving and her whole family becomes embroiled in the case of a young Cuban boy whose mother died at sea en route to seeking asylum in the U.S.

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ISBN:

9781250059666

LC Call No:

PS3603.R83 M35 2015

Dewey Class No:

813/.6 23

Author:

Crucet, Jennine Capó, author.

Title:

Make your home among strangers / Jennine Capó Crucet.

Physical:

ix, 388 pages ; 25 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 10/19/2015

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 12/2015

Summary:

Lizet Ramirez is the first to go to college from her Cuban immigrant household in Miami, and her parents see it as an act of betrayal. Lizet's family breaks up before she leaves, and upon arriving at the school, Lizet struggles socially and academically. She returns home for Thanksgiving and her whole family becomes embroiled in the case of a young Cuban boy whose mother died at sea en route to seeking asylum in the U.S.

Target Audience:

11-Adult.

Subject:

College students--Fiction.

Subject:

Minorities in higher education--Fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Fiction.

Link:

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