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The Resource Almost a Woman

Almost a Woman

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Almost a Woman
Title
Almost a Woman
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Summary
Following the enchanting story recounted in When I Was Puerto Rican of the author’s emergence from the barrios of Brooklyn to the prestigious Performing Arts High School in Manhattan, Esmeralda Santiago delivers the tale of her young adulthood, where she continually strives to find a balance between becoming American and staying Puerto Rican. While translating for her mother Mami at the welfare office in the morning, starring as Cleopatra at New York’s prestigious Performing Arts High School in the afternoons, and dancing salsa all night, she begins to defy her mother’s protective rules, only to find that independence brings new dangers and dilemmas
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Almost a Woman
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:11d858a4-6c1e-4162-9752-e6e6d6e52f8a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780306821110
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Almost a Woman
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:11d858a4-6c1e-4162-9752-e6e6d6e52f8a
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780306821110
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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