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In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

Miscellaneous:

9780307576224 | Laurel Leaf, July 7, 2010, cover price $6.50 | also contains Antes De Ser Libres

Library:

9780375915451, titled "Antes De Ser Libres / Before We Were Free" | Alfred a Knopf Inc, April 1, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

Prebinding:

9780613719315, titled "Antes De Ser Libres / Before We Were Free" | Turtleback Books, March 30, 2004, cover price $17.20 | also contains Antes De Ser Libres | About this edition: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

Miscellaneous:

9780307576224 | Laurel Leaf, July 7, 2010, cover price $6.50 | also contains Antes De Ser Libres

Prebinding:

9780613719315, titled "Antes De Ser Libres / Before We Were Free" | Turtleback Books, March 30, 2004, cover price $17.20 | also contains Antes De Ser Libres | About this edition: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

Reinforced:

9780606308427 | Demco Media, October 30, 2004, cover price $14.53 | About this edition: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

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Product Description: A new paperback edition of Julia Alvarez’s beloved Pura Belpré winner about life in Trujillo’s Dominican Republic. “Diary entries written by a child while in hiding will remind readers of Anne Frank’s story.” —SLJ   Anita de la Torre never questioned her freedom living in the Dominican Republic...read more

Paperback:

9780399555497 | Reprint edition (Ember, January 10, 2017), cover price $9.99 | also contains Before We Were Free | About this edition: A new paperback edition of Julia Alvarez’s beloved Pura Belpré winner about life in Trujillo’s Dominican Republic.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781400085286 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, July 1, 2004), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In the early 1960s in the Dominican Republic, twelve-year-old Anita learns that her family is involved in the underground movement to end the bloody rule of the dictator, General Trujillo.

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Presents a modern fable on the challenges of living sustainably, caring for the land, and producing coffee.
By Julia Alvarez and Bill Eichner (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781931498005 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, October 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Presents a modern fable on the challenges of living sustainably, caring for the land, and producing coffee.

Paperback:

9781931498548 | Chelsea Green Pub Co, March 1, 2004, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Presents a modern fable on the challenges of living sustainably, caring for the land, and producing coffee.

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Product Description: A Cafecito Story is a story of love, coffee, birds and hope. It is a beautifully written eco-fable by best-selling author Julia Alvarez. Based on her and her husband's experiences trying to reclaim a small coffee farm in her native Dominican Republic, A Cafecito Story shows how the return to the traditional methods of shade-grown coffee can rehabilitate and rejuvenate the landscape and human culture, while at the same time preserving vital winter habitat for threatened songbirds...read more

Paperback:

9781931498067, titled "El Cuento Del Cafecito / a Cafecito Story: El Cuento Del Cafecito" | Bilingual edition (Chelsea Green Pub Co, June 1, 2002), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: A Cafecito Story is a story of love, coffee, birds and hope.

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Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

Hardcover:

9788479017361, titled "Cuando La Tia Lola Vino (De Visita) A Quedarse / How Tia Lola Came to (Visit) Stay" | Rba Publicaciones Editores revistas, June 1, 2004, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

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Product Description: Book by Alvarez, Julia

Hardcover:

9789706515056 | Oceano De Mexico, February 1, 2001, cover price $16.67 | About this edition: Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

Reinforced:

9780606308342 | Demco Media, October 30, 2004, cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Book by Alvarez, Julia

Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

Miscellaneous:

9780307518446, titled "Cuando Tia Lola Vino De Visita a Quedarse" | Yearling Books, August 19, 2009, cover price $5.50

Library:

9780375915529, titled "Cuando La Tia Lola Vino (De Visita) A Quedarse / How Tia Lola Came to (Visit) Stay" | Yearling Books, July 13, 2004, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

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Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

Paperback:

9780375815522 | Dgs edition (Yearling Books, June 22, 2004), cover price $5.50 | About this edition: Although ten-year-old Miguel is at first embarrassed by his aunt, Tia Lola, when she comes to Vermont from the Dominican Republic to stay with his mother, his sister, and him after his parents' divorce, he learns to love her.

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Paperback:

9789685956017 | Italian edition edition (Random House Mondadori, June 30, 2004), cover price $12.95

Forced to flee their native Caribbean island after an attempted coup, the Garcas--Carlos, Laura, and their four daughters--must learn a new way of life in the Bronx, while trying to cling to the old ways that they loved.

Paperback:

9781400096947 | Random House Spanish, October 9, 2007, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Forced to flee their native Caribbean island after an attempted coup, the Garcias--Carlos, Laura, and their four daughters--must learn a new way of life in the Bronx, while trying to cling to the old ways that they loved.

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Product Description: Tia Lola is going back to school in this Spanish translation of How Tia Lola Learned to Teach!Tía Lola recibe la invitación para enseñar español en la escuela primaria de sus sobrinos, pero Miguel no está de acuerdo. Le ha costado mucho adaptarse a su nueva escuela en Vermont y, a pesar de las indudables buenas intenciones de tía Lola, él piensa que su presencia no hará sino emporar las cosas...read more

Paperback:

9780375857935 | Yearling Books, September 13, 2011, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Tia Lola is going back to school in this Spanish translation of How Tia Lola Learned to Teach!

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Product Description: Miguel Guzman isn't exactly looking forward to the summer now that his mother has agreed to let the Sword family—a father, his three daughters, and their dog—live with them while they decide whether or not to move to Vermont. Little does Miguel know his aunt has something up her sleeve that just may make this the best summer ever...read more

Paperback:

9780307930231 | Italian edition edition (Yearling Books, May 8, 2012), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: Miguel Guzman isn't exactly looking forward to the summer now that his mother has agreed to let the Sword family—a father, his three daughters, and their dog—live with them while they decide whether or not to move to Vermont.

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Product Description: After Tyler's father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure. Tyler isn’t sure what to make of these workers. Are they undocumented? And what about the three daughters, particularly Mari, the oldest, who is proud of her Mexican heritage but also increasingly connected her American life...read more

Paperback:

9780375851247 | Yearling Books, September 14, 2010, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: After Tyler's father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure.

Prebinding:

9780606149556 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, September 14, 2010), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: “Esta novela oportuna, arrancada de los titulares de los diarios, transmite un mensaje positivo acerca de la cooperación y la comprensión”.     —School Library Journal La familia de Mari se encuentra a la deriva, con una gran necesidad de trabajo, pero se ve forzada a esconderse por miedo a que las autoridades los devuelvan a México y a la pobreza...read more
By Julia Alvarez, Olivia Preciado (narrator) and Ozzie Rodriguez (narrator)

Miscellaneous:

9780375897054 | Yearling Books, September 14, 2010, cover price $6.99 | also contains Devolver al Remitente / Return to Sender

CD/Spoken Word:

9780307707666 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, September 28, 2010), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: “Esta novela oportuna, arrancada de los titulares de los diarios, transmite un mensaje positivo acerca de la cooperación y la comprensión”.

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Fifteen-year-old Milly Kaufman is an average American teenager until Pablo, a new student at her school, inspires her to search for her birth family in his native country.

Library:

9780375900037, titled "En Busca De Milagros / Finding Miracles" | Laurel Leaf, June 13, 2006, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Milly Kaufman is an average American teenager until Pablo, a new student at her school, inspires her to search for her birth family in his native country.

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Fifteen-year-old Milly Kaufman is an average American teenager until Pablo, a new student at her school, inspires her to search for her birth family in his native country.

Paperback:

9780553494075 | Laurel Leaf, May 9, 2006, cover price $6.50 | About this edition: Fifteen-year-old Milly Kaufman is an average American teenager until Pablo, a new student at her school, inspires her to search for her birth family in his native country.

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Product Description: Es el verano de 1960 y Camila Henríquez Urena, profesora de español jubilándose de la Universidad de Vassar, está empacando sus últimas pertenencias antes de mudarse de su apartamento en Poughkeepsie, Nueva York para unirse a la revolución de Fidel Castro en Cuba...read more

Hardcover:

9780786243815, titled "En El Nombre De Salome / In the Name of Salome" | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, July 1, 2002), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Es el verano de 1960 y Camila Henríquez Urena, profesora de español jubilándose de la Universidad de Vassar, está empacando sus últimas pertenencias antes de mudarse de su apartamento en Poughkeepsie, Nueva York para unirse a la revolución de Fidel Castro en Cuba.

Paperback:

9780375726903, titled "En El Nombre De Salome / in the Name of Salome" | Random House Spanish, July 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Camila, whose mother, Salome, inspired a Dominican revolution with her poetry, spends most of her life trying to please her father and her brothers, all prominent men, before seeking a place for herself after the Cuban revolution.

Camila, whose mother, Salome, inspired a Dominican revolution with her poetry, spends most of her life trying to please her father and her brothers, all prominent men, before seeking a place for herself after the Cuban revolution.

Reinforced:

9780606242332 | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $22.73 | About this edition: Camila, whose mother, Salome, inspired a Dominican revolution with her poetry, spends most of her life trying to please her father and her brothers, all prominent men, before seeking a place for herself after the Cuban revolution.

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