The Resource America is not the heart, Elaine Castillo

America is not the heart, Elaine Castillo

Label
America is not the heart
Title
America is not the heart
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Castillo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After fleeing the Philippines, Hero De Vera arrives at her uncles where she is given a fresh start. He asks no questions about her disturbing political past, but his daughter, the first American-born family member, is unable to resist her curiosity especially about her cousin's damaged hands
Summary
Three generations of women from one immigrant family trying to reconcile the home they left behind with the life they're building in America
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Library Journal Best Books, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10639690
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castillo, Elaine
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Filipino American women
  • Filipino American families
  • Filipinos
  • Family secrets
  • Immigrants
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • American Dream
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
America is not the heart, Elaine Castillo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1029544725
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780735222410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029544725
Label
America is not the heart, Elaine Castillo
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1029544725
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780735222410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1029544725

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