Before We Were Free

Before We Were Free

Downloadable Audiobook - 2006
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Anita de la Torre never questioned her freedom living in the Dominican Republic. But by her 12th birthday in 1960, most of her relatives have emigrated to the United States, her Tío Toni has disappeared without a trace, and the government's secret police terrorize her remaining family because of their suspected opposition of el Trujillo's dictatorship.Using the strength and courage of her family, Anita must overcome her fears and fly to freedom, leaving all that she once knew behind.From renowned author Julia Alvarez comes an unforgettable story about adolescence, perseverance, and one girl's struggle to be free.From the Hardcover edition.
Publisher: New York : Listening Library (Audio), 2006
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9780739344712
Characteristics: 1 online resource (5 audio files) :,digital
audio file, rda
Additional Contributors: Alvarez, Julia
NC Kids

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ARIEL D SMITH Sep 18, 2012

perefect!!!!!!!!!

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