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We Are Not from Here by Jenny Torres Sanchez

We Are Not from Here

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We Are Not from Here by Jenny Torres Sanchez
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May 19, 2020 | ISBN 9781984812261

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Praise for We Are Not From Here:

 “With poignant, exhausting lyricism and heart wrenching poetic prose, Jenny Torres Sanchez digs deep and shows us the throbbing, aching corazón—the hopeful, unbreakable spirit of the embattled immigrant. A book for the starving, lost soul.” –Guadalupe García McCall, Pura Belpré Award-winning author of Under the Mesquite

“An incredibly powerful, soul-searing YA. [I]mportant and necessary…. I could not put this book down.” –Padma Venkatraman, award-winning author of The Bridge Home

We Are Not From Here is one of the most relevant and needed young adult novels of the year, a must-read.” –Jennifer Mathieu, critically acclaimed author of The Liars of Mariposa Island and Moxie

“An achingly beautifully story…masterfully told…Jenny Torres Sanchez is a true leader within young adult fiction.” –Christina Diaz Gonzalez, award-winning author of The Red Umbrella

We Are Not From Here is absolutely stunning. It’s raw and real, gritty and gorgeously told. A story that’s painfully relevant today, and told with such precision and beauty, you can feel it. It’s breathtaking and left me absolutely breathless.” –Lauren Gibaldi, author of This Tiny Perfect World

We Are Not From Here is a book that will mark your heart. Jenny Torres Sanchez challenges us to feel, empathize and understand. A searing, necessary and ultimately beautiful book.” –Alexandra Villasante, critically acclaimed author of The Grief Keeper

* “A brutally honest, not-to-be-missed narrative…gripping, heart-wrenching, and thrilling.” —Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

* “A candid, realistic story that will leave readers thinking about the characters—and about our own world—long after the last page.” —SLJ, STARRED REVIEW

* “Gripping, poignant…this soul-shaking narrative [recalls] the works of Gabriel García Márquez.” —Booklist, STARRED REVIEW

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