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Running, Mari's dad is running, Mari is rising, Natalia Sylvester

Label
Running, Mari's dad is running, Mari is rising, Natalia Sylvester
Language
eng
Index
no index present
resource.interestAgeLevel
Ages 12 and up, Clarion Books
resource.interestGradeLevel
Grades 7-9, Clarion Books
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
Running
Oclc number
1110125937
Responsibility statement
Natalia Sylvester
Sub title
Mari's dad is running, Mari is rising
Summary
"When fifteen-year-old Cuban American Mariana Ruiz's father runs for president, Mari starts to see him with new eyes. A novel about waking up and standing up, and what happens when you stop seeing your dad as your hero-while the whole country is watching"--, Provided by publisherSenator Anthony Ruiz is running for president. Throughout his successful political career he has always had his daughter's vote, but this presidential campaign brings a whole new level of scrutiny to Mariana and the rest of her Cuban American family. From a live tour of their home to doctored photos that go viral , Mari is in the middle of it all. As student activism grows at her school, Mari realizes her father is not the man she thought he was. How do you find your voice when everyone is watching-- and when it means disagreeing with your father publicly? -- adapted from jacket and Goodreads info
Target audience
adolescent
Classification
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