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  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch LPFIC CRUZ DOM (Text) 34207002297373 Adult Large Print - Fiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main LP FIC CRU (Text) 36803001115810 LARGE PRINT Available -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg LP CRU (Text) 39970001463842 LP Available -
Oxford PL - Oxford LGP CRU (Text) 34045000476098 Large Print In process -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library LP F CRU (Text) 70621000226375 Adult - Large Print Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP CRU (Text) 78731000513130 Large Print Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown FIC CRU (Text) 30034001343907 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432873318
  • Physical Description: 515 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2020.

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"When Juan Ruiz proposes marriage to fifteen-year-old Ana Cancion, and promises to take her to New York City, she has to say yes. It doesn't matter that his is twice her age or that there is no love between them. Their marriage is an opportunity for her entire close-knit family to eventually leave the Dominican Republic and immigrate. But Ana is now lonely and miserable. When Juan goes home to protect his family's assets, he leaves his free-spirited younger brother Cesar to take care of Ana. Suddenly, Ana is free and imagines the possibility of a different kind of life in America. But when Juan returns, Ana must decide once again between her heart and her duty to her family."--from back cover.
Subject: Immigrants > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Arranged marriage > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.) > Fiction.
Dominican Republic > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Large type books.

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