Before We Were Free

By: Alvarez, Julia

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First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Near fine. Near Fine. 2002 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 167 pp. 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 Tío 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. Keywords: JULIA ALVAREZ AMERICAN LITERATURE LATIN AMERICAN LITERATURE BEFORE WE WERE FREE CONTEMPORARY FICTION IMMIGRANTS HISPANIC

Title: Before We Were Free

Author: Alvarez, Julia

Categories: Signed, Latin American, American, First Edition, Contemporary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200755