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Author: Jaira Placide
Publisher: New York : Wendy Lamb Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After having been sent, at a very young age, from New York to live with her grandmother in Haiti, fourteen-year-old Mardi returns to join her parents and try to shape a new life in Brooklyn.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile materials
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Placide, Jaira.
Fresh girl.
New York : Wendy Lamb books, 2002
(OCoLC)656928774
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jaira Placide
ISBN: 038590035X 9780385900355 0385327536 9780385327534
OCLC Number: 47018452
Description: 216 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Jaira Placide.
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After having been sent, at a very young age, from New York to live with her grandmother in Haiti, fourteen-year-old Mardi returns to join her parents and try to shape a new life in Brooklyn.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-08-17) Good Permalink

     Mardi must adjust to life in New York after leaving Haiti during the 1991 coup.  She carries a heavy burden of something that happened to her as she and her relatives try to flee the country.  She finally confides what happened and is able to become more comfortable...
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