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8 edition of Flight to freedom found in the catalog.

Flight to freedom

by Ana Veciana-Suarez

  • 92 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Orchard Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba,
  • Miami (Fla.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cuban Americans -- Juvenile fiction,
    • Cuban Americans -- Fiction,
    • Immigrants -- Fiction,
    • Emigration and immigration -- Fiction,
    • Diaries -- Fiction,
    • Cuba -- History -- 1959- -- Fiction,
    • Miami (Fla.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      Writing in the diary which her father gave her, thirteen-year-old Yara describes life with her family in Havana, Cuba, in 1967 as well as her experiences in Miami, Florida, after immigrating there to be reunited with some relatives while leaving others behind.

      Edition Notes

      StatementAna Veciana-Suarez.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      SeriesFirst person fiction
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.V4857 Fl 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3956298M
      ISBN 100439381991
      LC Control Number2001058783

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