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By Edwidge Danticat,Leslie Staub

ISBN-10: 0525428097

ISBN-13: 9780525428091

A touching story of parent-child separation and immigration, from a countrywide ebook Award finalist

After Saya's mom is shipped to an immigration penal complex, Saya unearths convenience in hearing her mother's hot greeting on their answering laptop. To ease the space among them whereas she’s in reformatory, Mama starts off sending Saya bedtime tales encouraged via Haitian folklore on cassette tape. Moved via her mother's stories and her father's makes an attempt to reunite their kin, Saya writes a narrative of her own—one that simply may possibly carry her mom domestic for good.

With stirring illustrations, this smooth story exhibits the human facet of immigration and imprisonment—and indicates how each baby has the facility to make a difference.

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