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Author Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, author.

Title American Street / Ibi Zoboi.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]
©2017

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Fiction    YA FIC ZOBOI,I    DUE 06-06-19
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Young Adult, Fiction  New Shelf  YA FIC ZOBOI,I    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Young Adult, Fiction  New Shelf  YA FIC ZOBOI,I    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 324 pages ; 22 cm
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Summary On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie -- a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola's mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud American cousins, Chantal, Donna, and Princess; the grittiness of Detroit's West Side; a new school; and a surprising romance, all on her own. Just as she finds her footing in this strange new world, a dangerous proposition presents itself, and Fabiola soon realizes that freedom comes at a cost. Trapped at the crossroads of an impossible choice, will she pay the price for the American dream?
Subject Immigrants -- Fiction.
Haitians -- United States -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Cousins -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Fiction.
Immigrants -- Juvenile fiction.
Haitians -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Juvenile fiction.
Cousins -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
American Dream -- Juvenile fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction.
Detroit (Mich.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Young adult fiction.
ISBN 0062473042 (trade binding)
9780062473042 (trade binding)

 
    
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