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Derby Public Library YA ZOB (Text to phone) 34047137511557 Young Adult Fiction Available -
 : NUTMEG NOMINEE 2020
Douglas Library of Hebron YA FIC ZOB (Text to phone) 33400141423544 Young Adult Fiction Available -
East Side Branch - Bridgeport YA ZOBOI (Text to phone) 34000076002013 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Easton Public Library YA ZOBOI, IBI (Text to phone) 37777119015725 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe TEEN FIC ZOBOI,I (Text to phone) 34026138372375 Teen Nutmeg Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe TEEN FIC ZOBOI,I (PBK) (Text to phone) 34026141869912 Teen Nutmeg Available -
Edith Wheeler Memorial Library - Monroe TEEN FIC ZOBOI,I (PBK)(STORAGE) (Text to phone) 34026141869920 Teen Nutmeg Available -
Guilford Smith Library - South Windham YA ZOB (Text to phone) 34059144294903 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Hagaman Memorial Library - East Haven YA ZOBOI (Text to phone) 31953141882889 Young Adult Fiction Checked out 03/19/2020
Hall Memorial Library - Ellington YA/ZOBOI, IBI (Text to phone) 34037133889438 Young Adult Fiction Available -
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General Note: Nutmeg Award Nominee, High School, 2020.
Summary, etc.: On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie -- a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola's mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud American cousins, Chantal, Donna, and Princess; the grittiness of Detroit's West Side; a new school; and a surprising romance, all on her own. Just as she finds her footing in this strange new world, a dangerous proposition presents itself, and Fabiola soon realizes that freedom comes at a cost. Trapped at the crossroads of an impossible choice, will she pay the price for the American dream?
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, High School, 2020.
Subject: Immigrants Fiction
Haitians United States Fiction
Mothers and daughters Fiction
Cousins Fiction
Schools Fiction
Interpersonal relations Fiction
Detroit (Mich.) Fiction
Immigrants Juvenile fiction
Haitians United States Juvenile fiction
Mothers and daughters Juvenile fiction
Cousins Juvenile fiction
Schools Juvenile fiction
American Dream Juvenile fiction
Interpersonal relations Juvenile fiction
Detroit (Mich.) Juvenile fiction
Genre: Young adult fiction.

Syndetic Solutions - Summary for ISBN Number 0062473042
American Street
American Street
by Zoboi, Ibi
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American Street


A National Book Award Finalist with five starred reviews and multiple awards! American Street is an evocative and powerful coming-of-age story perfect for fans of Everything, Everything; Bone Gap; and All American Boys. In this stunning debut novel, Pushcart-nominated author Ibi Zoboi draws on her own experience as a young Haitian immigrant, infusing this lyrical exploration of America with magical realism and vodou culture. On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie--a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola's mother is detained by U.S. immigration, leaving Fabiola to navigate her loud American cousins, Chantal, Donna, and Princess; the grittiness of Detroit's west side; a new school; and a surprising romance, all on her own. Just as she finds her footing in this strange new world, a dangerous proposition presents itself, and Fabiola soon realizes that freedom comes at a cost. Trapped at the crossroads of an impossible choice, will she pay the price for the American dream? A New York Times Notable Book * Publishers Weekly Flying Start * Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year * ALA Booklist Editors' Choice of 2017 (Top of the List winner) * School Library Journal Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Best Book of the Year * BookPage Best YA Book of the Year
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