The Red Umbrella

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The Red Umbrella
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In 1961 after Castro has come to power in Cuba, fourteen-year-old Lucia and her seven-year-old brother are sent to the United States when her parents, who are not in favor of the new regime, fear that the children will be taken away from them as others have been.

Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0375961909
9780375961908
0375861904
9780375861901
Branch Call Number: y GONZALEZ 2010
Characteristics: 284 p. ;,22 cm

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In 1961 after Castro has come to power in Cuba, fourteen-year-old Lucia and her seven-year-old brother are sent to the United States when her parents, who are not in favor of the new regime, fear that the children will be taken away from them as others have been.

n 1961 after Castro has come to power in Cuba, fourteen-year-old Lucia and her seven-year-old brother are sent to the United States when her parents, who are not in favor of the new regime, fear that the children will be taken away from them as others have been.

Lucia and her brother are forced to flee to the United States and leave their parents behind when Castro comes to power. This story details the vivid colors, history and smells of a Cuba which will never be the same.
-Annika

In 1961 after Castro has come to power in Cuba, fourteen-year-old Lucia and her seven-year-old brother are sent to the United States when her parents, who are not in favor of the new regime, fear that the children will be taken away from them as others have been.


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Sep 14, 2014

I looooooooooove this book.
Heartwarming and amazing.
I totes recommend this book to everyone!!!!!!!!! :)

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Sep 14, 2014

fistisb thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over

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