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How the García girls lost their accents

Auteur: Julia Alvarez
Uitgever: Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1991.
Serie: Plume essential editions
Editie/Formaat:   Gedrukt boek : Fictie : Engels : 1st edAlle edities en materiaalsoorten bekijken.
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In the 1960s, political tension forces the García family away from Santo Domingo and towards the Bronx. The sisters all hit their strides in America, adapting and thriving despite cultural differences, language barriers, and prejudice. But Mami and Papi are more traditional, and they have far more difficulty adjusting to their new country. Making matters worse, the girls--frequently embarrassed by their  Meer lezen...
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Genre/Vorm: Bildungsromans
Pastoral fiction
Fiction
Aanvullende fysieke materiaalsoort: Online version:
Alvarez, Julia.
How the García girls lost their accents.
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1991
(OCoLC)551338082
Genre: Fictie
Soort document Boek
Alle auteurs / medewerkers: Julia Alvarez
ISBN: 0945575572 9780945575573 9780452268067 0452268060 9781565129757 156512975X 0452287073 9780452287075
OCLC-nummer: 22450948
Opmerkingen: Sequel: Yo!
Beschrijving: 290 pages : 1 illustration ; 19 cm.
Inhoud: Antojos --
The kiss --
The four girls --
Joe --
The Rudy Elmenhurst story --
A regular revolution --
Daughter of invention --
Trespass --
Snow --
Floor show --
Blood of the conquistadores --
The human body --
Still lives --
An American surprise --
The drum.
Serietitel: Plume essential editions
Verantwoordelijkheid: by Julia Alvarez.
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Eagerly embracing their new American culture in Miami, the four Garcia women iron their hair, smoke cigarettes, date American men, forget their Spanish, and lose their accents, all in their journey  Meer lezen...

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"A clear-eyed look at the insecurity and yearning for a sense of belonging that are a part of the immigrant experience . . . Movingly told." "The Washington Post Book World""

 
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