American Street
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New York, NY : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018].
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9780062473042, 0062473042, 0062473050, 9780062473059
Rating
Ages 14-17 years.
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Indian Prairie Public Library District - 2nd Floor - Kids & Teens  1 available
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Book
Edition
First paperback edition.
Physical Desc
324 pages, 13 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 4.4, 11 Points

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General Note
Includes author's notes, acknowledgements, and a preview of Pride.
Description
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?
Target Audience
Ages 14-17 years.
Target Audience
HL 690 L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,4.4.
Study Program Information
Reading Counts!,6.3.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning,UG,4.4,11.0,187750.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,4.4,11,187750.
Awards
National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2017
Awards
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2017
Awards
School Library Journal's Best Books, 2017

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Zoboi, I. A. (2018). American Street (First paperback edition.). Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu. 2018. American Street. New York, NY: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu. American Street New York, NY: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu. American Street First paperback edition., Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2018.

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