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By Rosa Capano Croughwell

ISBN-10: 1480024171

ISBN-13: 9781480024175

My tale starts within the Brickyard element of Lynn, Ma within the early 1960’s. My mom and dad, contemporary Italian immigrants, have been operating demanding to settle right into a new international whereas protecting directly to their outdated tradition. I struggled with attempting to straddle assorted worlds, attempting to determine the place I slot in and who i wished to be. My causes have been continually basic yet my concepts weren't consistently brilliant. I proportion my trip via my inexperience, regularly hopeful that i might get the grasp of it as I go.

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