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The Resource In Search of Us, Ava Dellaira, (electronic resource)

In Search of Us, Ava Dellaira, (electronic resource)

Label
In Search of Us
Title
In Search of Us
Statement of responsibility
Ava Dellaira
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This sweeping multi-generational love story introduces readers to mother-and-daughter pair Marilyn and Angie. To seventeen-year-old Angie, who is mixed-race, Marilyn is her hardworking, devoted white single mother. But Marilyn was once young, too. When Marilyn was seventeen, she fell in love with Angie's father, James, who was African-American. But Angie's never met him, and Marilyn has always told her he died before she was born. When Angie discovers evidence of an uncle she's never met she starts to wonder: What if her dad is still alive, too? So she sets off on a journey to find him, hitching a ride to LA from her home in New Mexico with her ex-boyfriend, Sam. Along the way, she uncovers some hard truths about herself, her mother, and what truly happened to her father
Summary
Relates the stories of Marilyn who, at age seventeen, fell in love with James, left her stage-mother, and set out on her own and Angie, her now seventeen-year-old daughter, who returns to Hollywood seeking her father
Storyline
Writing style
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10639253
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dellaira, Ava
Index
no index present
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880
Literary form
fiction
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  • 9
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Overdrive Inc
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romance
  • Young Adult Fiction
  • Young Adult Literature
Target audience
adolescent
Label
In Search of Us, Ava Dellaira, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374305338
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60706d43-1501-45d5-bd94-5d60f726329a
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read
Label
In Search of Us, Ava Dellaira, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780374305338
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
60706d43-1501-45d5-bd94-5d60f726329a
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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