Pride

Product Number: EB00716895
Released: Sep 18, 2018
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780062564078
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
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Pride and Prejudice gets remixed in this smart, funny, gorgeous retelling of the classic, starring all characters of color, from Ibi Zoboi, National Book Award finalist and author of American Street. Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, and pride in her Afro-Latino roots. But pride might not be enough to save her rapidly gentrifying neighborhood from becoming unrecognizable. When the wealthy Darcy family moves in across the street, Zuri wants nothing to do with their two teenage sons, even as her older sister, Janae, starts to fall for the charming Ainsley. She especially can't stand the judgmental and arrogant Darius. Yet as Zuri and Darius are forced to find common ground, their initial dislike shifts into an unexpected understanding. But with four wild sisters pulling her in different directions, cute boy Warren vying for her attention, and college applications hovering on the horizon, Zuri fights to find her place in Bushwick's changing landscape, or lose it all. In a timely update of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, critically acclaimed author Ibi Zoboi skillfully balances cultural identity, class, and gentrification against the heady magic of first love in her vibrant reimagining of this beloved classic.

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Author(s): Ibi Zoboi
Original Publish Date: Sep 18, 2018

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Author(s): Ibi Zoboi
Narrator(s): Elizabeth Acevedo
Product Number DD40047
Released: Sep 18, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781982554163
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Author(s): Ibi Zoboi
Narrator(s): Elizabeth Acevedo
Product Number Z100132666
Released: Sep 18, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780062855046

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