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Summary:

Present-day Miami. Jeanette is battling addiction. Daughter of Carmen, a Cuban immigrant, she is determined to learn more about her family history from her reticent mother and makes the snap decision to take in the daughter of a neighbor detained by ICE. Carmen, still wrestling with the trauma of displacement, must process her difficult relationship with her own mother while trying to raise a wayward Jeanette. Steadfast in her quest for understanding, Jeanette travels to Cuba to see her grandmother and reckon with secrets from the past destined to erupt. -- adapted from jacket
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library F GARCI (Text) 37801000671154 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 06/23/2021 Checked out 08/10/2021
Athena Public Library FIC GAR (Text) 37813000185507 Adult Fiction Book Branch_Only_3months 06/24/2021 Available -
Milton-Freewater Public Library FIC Garci (Text) 37862000476788 NEW ADULT BOOKS Book Branch_Only_3months 04/29/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250776686
  • ISBN: 1250776686
  • Physical Description: 207 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2021.

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General Note:
"Good Morning America book club pick" --Front cover.
Summary, etc.:
Present-day Miami. Jeanette is battling addiction. Daughter of Carmen, a Cuban immigrant, she is determined to learn more about her family history from her reticent mother and makes the snap decision to take in the daughter of a neighbor detained by ICE. Carmen, still wrestling with the trauma of displacement, must process her difficult relationship with her own mother while trying to raise a wayward Jeanette. Steadfast in her quest for understanding, Jeanette travels to Cuba to see her grandmother and reckon with secrets from the past destined to erupt. -- adapted from jacket
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Cuban American women > Fiction.
Immigrants > Family relationships > Fiction.
Family secrets > Fiction.
Betrayal > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.
Fiction.

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