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  • Published: New York : Orchard Books 2002.
  • Year Published: 2002
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Description: 166 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

Reading Level

  • Lexile: 940

ISBN/Standard Number

  • 0439372992 :
  • 043937300X (pbk.)



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Behind the mountains

by Danticat, Edwidge, 1969-

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Call number: Y Fiction / Danticat, Edwidge

Available Copies: Downtown Youth

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Youth level.

Writing in the notebook which her teacher gave her, thirteen-year-old Celiane describes life with her mother and brother in Haiti as well as her experiences in Brooklyn after the family finally immigrates there to be reunited with her father.

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