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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood FICTION Aridjis (Text) 36626104037312 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville FIC ARI (Text) 37323005379022 FICTION Available -
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch FIC ARI (Text) 78551000540881 New Books Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield FIC Aridjis (Text) 31208912635481 fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781936787869
  • ISBN: 1936787865
  • Physical Description: 205 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Catapult, 2019

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Summary, etc.:
"One autumn afternoon in Mexico City, seventeen-year-old Luisa does not return home from school. Instead, she boards a bus to the Pacific coast with Tomás, a boy she barely knows. He seems to represent everything her life is lacking--recklessness, impulse, independence. Tomas may also help Luisa fulfill an unusual obsession: she wants to track down a traveling troupe of Ukrainian dwarfs. According to newspaper reports, the dwarfs recently escaped a Soviet circus touring Mexico. It is a quest more easily envisioned than accomplished. As she wanders the shoreline and visits the local bar, Luisa begins to disappear dangerously into the lives of strangers on Zipolite, the "Beach of the Dead.""-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Runaways > Fiction.
Coming of age > Fiction.
Missing persons > Fiction.
Dwarfs (Persons) > Fiction.
Circus performers > Fiction.
Beaches > Mexico > Fiction.
Mexico > History > 1970-1988 > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.

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