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Before we were free

Alvarez, Julia, author.

New York : Ember, 2018.

179 pages : maps ; 21 cm.

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.

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ISBN:

978-0-399-55549-7

ISBN:

978-0-375-81544-7 (trade)

ISBN:

978-0-399-55549-7 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-375-91544-4 (lib. bdg.)

ISBN:

9780307433176 (ebook)

LC Call No:

PZ7.A48 Be 2018

Author:

Alvarez, Julia, author.

Title:

Before we were free / Julia Alvarez.

Edition:

First Ember edition.

Physical:

179 pages : maps ; 21 cm.

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Notes:

Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, New York, in 2002.

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.

Awards Note:

Belpré Medal, 2004.

Subject:

Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas,--1891-1961--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas,--1891-1961--Fiction.

Subject:

Trujillo Molina, Rafael Leónidas,--1891-1961.

Subject:

Families--Dominican Republic--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Family life--Dominican Republic--Fiction.

Subject:

Revolutions--Fiction.

Subject:

Families.

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