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In the country we love : my family divided / Diane Guerrero with Michelle Burford.

Guerrero, Diane, 1986- author. (Author). Burford, Michelle, author. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola B GUERRERO (Text) 33118000175327 Adult: New Book Checked out 01/25/2017
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL 791.4302 GUE YA (Text) 36241000398683 Young Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO GUERRERO (Text) 32826014024376 Adult Biography Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 791.4302 GUE (Text) 39391006744583 Nonfiction Checked out 01/30/2017
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library YA B GU (Text) 30477100982622 Young Adult: New Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch YA B GU (Text) 30477100982655 Young Adult: New Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon B GUERRERO (Text) 34330513029422 Adult - Biography Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton B Guerrero Gue (Text) 30890000602910 Adult Books Upper level Available -
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 920 GUE GUERRERO (Text) 50577011048937 Adult Biography In transit -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield B-Guerrero (Text) 78292000354780 Adult Biography Book Collection Checked out 02/07/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781627795272
  • ISBN: 1627795278
  • Physical Description: 257 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The silver key -- Mi familia -- Underground -- The good girl -- The plan -- Ground shift -- Taken -- Left behind -- Second family -- Butterfly -- New world -- The edge -- Turnabout -- Stage right -- New York City -- Orange -- Into daylight -- Call to action.
Summary, etc.: "Diane Guerrero, the television actress from the megahit Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin, was just fourteen years old on the day her parents and brother were arrested and deported to Colombia while she was at school. Born in the U.S., Guerrero was able to remain in the country and continue her education, depending on the kindness of family friends who took her in and helped her build a life and a successful acting career for herself, without the support system of her family. In the Country We Love is a moving, heartbreaking story of one woman's extraordinary resilience in the face of the nightmarish struggles of undocumented residents in this country. There are over 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the US, many of whom have citizen children, whose lives here are just as precarious, and whose stories haven't been told. Written with Michelle Burford, this memoir is a tale of personal triumph that also casts a much-needed light on the fears that haunt the daily existence of families likes the author's and on a system that fails them over and over"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note: HL 780 Lexile.
Subject: Guerrero, Diane, 1986-
Guerrero, Diane, 1986- > Family.
Actors > United States > Biography.
Children of illegal aliens > United States > Biography.
Immigration enforcement > United States.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration.

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