Before We Were Free

Product Number: EB00160726
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307433176
Publisher: Laurel Leaf
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Anita de la Torre never questioned her freedom living in the Dominican Republic. But by her 12th birthday in 1960, most of her relatives have emigrated to the United States, her TIo Toni has disappeared without a trace, and the government's secret police terrorize her remaining family because of their suspected opposition of el Trujillo's dictatorship. Using the strength and courage of her family, Anita must overcome her fears and fly to freedom, leaving all that she once knew behind. From renowned author Julia Alvarez comes an unforgettable story about adolescence, perseverance, and one girl's struggle to be free.

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Author(s): Julia Alvarez
Original Publish Date: Dec 18, 2007

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Author(s): Julia Alvarez
Narrator(s): Julia Alvarez
Product Number Z100011043
Released: Jun 27, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Listening Library
ISBN: #9780739344712

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