Before We Were Free

By Julia Alvarez
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Before We Were Free

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By 1960, Anita has seen most of her family leave the Dominican Republic for the safety of the United States, sometimes with no advance warning. Her uncle Tio[acute accent over i] Toni has gone into hidiing and the secret police are a constant presence in her family’s compound. When her father is arrested for plotting against the country’s dictator, Anita must find the strength to risk everything for freedom.
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