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In the Country We Love: My Family Divided

Title

In the Country We Love: My Family Divided

Authors

Diane Guerrero

Publisher

Henry Holt and Company

Pages

272 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781250134967

Genre

autobiography

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; Homelessness; separated from parents; living with friends; homeless child

Annotation

The star of Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin presents her personal story of the real plight of undocumented immigrants in this country.

Grade Level

9-12; Adult

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Colombian American

Awards

Alex Awards, 2017, Winner, Young Adult

Keywords

children of undocumented immigrants; immigration enforcement; deportation; Colombia; fear; immigrants

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

full length

In the Country We Love: My Family Divided

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