We never asked for wings: A Novel

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"For fourteen years, Letty Espinosa has worked three jobs around San Francisco to make ends meet while her mother raised her children-- Alex, now fifteen, and Luna, six-- in their tiny apartment on a forgotten spit of wetlands near the bay. But now Letty's parents are returning to Mexico, and Letty must step up and become a mother for the first time in her life. Navigating this new terrain is challenging for Letty, especially as Luna desperately misses her grandparents and Alex, who is falling in love with a classmate, is unwilling to give his mother a chance. Letty comes up with a plan to help the family escape the dangerous neighborhood and heartbreaking injustice that have marked their lives, but one wrong move could jeopardize everything she's worked for and her family's fragile hopes for the future"--Publisher's description.
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subject_facetAmerican Dream -- Fiction
Audiobooks
Contemporary Women -- FICTION
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Family Life -- FICTION
Illegal aliens -- Fiction
Literary -- FICTION
Mexican American women -- Fiction
Motherhood -- Fiction
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction
Single mothers -- Fiction
title_displayWe never asked for wings : a novel
title_fullWe Never Asked for Wings A Novel
We Never Asked for Wings A Novel [eBook] Diffenbaugh, Vanessa
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Contemporary Women
Family Life
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Illegal aliens
Literary
Literature
Mexican American women
Motherhood
Single mothers
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