Jennine Capó Crucet
|Publication Date||Edition||Publisher||Physical Description||Availability|
|2015.||First editon.||St. Martin's Press||ix, 388 pages ; 25 cm|| |
Villa Park Public Library - Fiction
F CRUCET, J.
|2016.||First Picador editon.||Picador||xv, 388 pages, 10 pages ; 21 cm|| |
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Lizet, a daughter of Cuban immigrants and the first in her family to graduate from high school, secretly applies and is accepted to an ultra-elite college. Her parents are furious at her decision to leave Miami, and amid a painful divorce, her father sells her childhood home, leaving Lizet, her mother, and older sister, a newly single mom-without a steady income and scrambling for a place to live. Amidst this turmoil, Lizet begins college, but...