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Of women and salt


Summary: Present-day Miami. Jeanette is battling addiction. Daughter of Carmen, a Cuban immigrant, she is determined to learn more about her family history from her reticent mother and makes the snap decision to take in the daughter of a neighbor detained by ICE. Carmen, still wrestling with the trauma of displacement, must process her difficult relationship with her own mother while trying to raise a wayward Jeanette. Steadfast in her quest for understanding, Jeanette travels to Cuba to see her grandmother and reckon with secrets from the past destined to erupt. -- adapted from jacket

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781250776693
  • ISBN: 1250776686
  • ISBN: 9781250776686
  • Physical Description: 207 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Flatiron Books, 2021.

Contents / Notes

General Note: "Good Morning America book club" -- book jacket.
Subject: Mothers and daughters Fiction
Cuban American women Fiction
Immigrants Family relationships Fiction
Family secrets Fiction
Cuban American women
Family secrets
Immigrants Family relationships
Mothers and daughters
Genre: Fiction.

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