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Author Alvarez, Julia.

Title Before we were free / Julia Alvarez.

Imprint New York : A. Knopf, ©2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Children's Department  J FICTION ALVAREZ    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Young Adult Fiction  YA-ALV    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Young Adult  YA FIC ALVAREZ    DUE 10-01-21 Billed
 South Windsor Public Library - Young Adult  JYA ALVAREZ    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Children's Department  JUV. 818 A473B    Check Shelf
Edition 1st ed.
Description 167 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Awards Pura Belpré Author Award, 2004.
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2003.
Summary In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.
Audience Young Adult.
Study Program Reading Counts! 6.5.
Audience 890 Lexile.
Contents The eraser in the shape of the Dominican Republic -- Shhh! -- Secret Santas -- Disappeared diary -- Mr. Smith -- Operation maid -- Lying policemen -- Almost free -- Night flight -- Anita's diary -- Freedom cry -- Snow butterflies.
Study Program Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning MG 5.6 8.
Genre/Form Young adult fiction.
Subject Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas, 1891-1961 -- Fiction.
Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leonidas, 1891-1961 -- Fiction.
Dominican Republic -- History -- 1930-1961 -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Dominican Republic -- Juvenile fiction.
Dominican Republic -- History -- 1930-1961 -- Fiction.
Family life -- Dominican Republic -- Fiction.
Revolutions -- Fiction.
Dominican Republic -- Fiction.
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Dominican Republic. (OCoLC)fst01206148
Family life -- Dominican Republic -- Fiction.
Revolutions -- Fiction.
Dominican Republic -- History -- Fiction.
Dominican Republic -- Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Chronological Term 1930-1961
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Historical fiction.
Juvenile materials.
Fiction.
Other Form: Online version: Alvarez, Julia. Before we were free. 1st ed. New York : A. Knopf, ©2002 (OCoLC)606939716
Online version: Alvarez, Julia. Before we were free. 1st ed. New York : A. Knopf, ©2002 (OCoLC)609289738
ISBN 0375815449 (trade)
9780375815447 (trade)
0375915443 (lib. bdg.)
9780375915444 (lib. bdg.)
044023784X
9780440237846
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