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The secret side of empty

Maria E. Andreu

The secret side of empty

by Maria E. Andreu

  • 6 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abusive men,
  • Fiction..,
  • Teenage girls,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • High school students,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    M.T. is a high-achieving high school student, who hiding the fact that she"s an undocumented immigrant in the United States

    Edition Notes

    Ages 13 and up.

    StatementMaria E. Andreu
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.A55935 Se 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination336 pages
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26883919M
    ISBN 100762451920
    ISBN 109780762451920
    LC Control Number2013950819
    OCLC/WorldCa852733304

      The Secret Side of Empty is her debut novel. Maria is a proud mother of two and an adoptive mother to various furry creatures. She was born in Spain, lived in Argentina for two years, and crossed the Mexican border into the U.S. at the age of eight. An American citizen due to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of , Maria currently lives. The Secret Side of Empty may have had its moments that I didn't connect with, but overall this book took my breath away. There are books I read that I enjoy, and then there are books I read that make my heart hurt a bit but make me feel fulfilled.4/5(1).

    The Secret Side of Empty Maria E. Andreu. Running Press, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book. In her first novel, Andreu examines . NOTE: This title is a Bargain book. Bargain books are excess inventory or store returns from publishers that are discreetly marked with a small dot or line on the edge of the pages and may exhibit minor cosmetic wear and tear. They may also have a price sticker on it from the original store it was returned :

    The Secret Side Of Empty T.A. 11/19/14 Block 3 by Maria E. Andreu This book is related to a book called "Life After" because both of the book are about illegal. Thematic Idea The genre is realistic fiction because this book is about a girl named Monserrat Thalia but her friends. Secret Side of Empty As a straight-A student with a budding romance and loyal best friend, M.T.’s life seems as apple-pie American as her blondish hair and pale skin. But M.T. hides two facts to the contrary: her full name of Monserrat Thalia and her status as an undocumented immigrant.


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Goodreads members who liked The Secret Side of Empty also liked. Maria’s book, The Secret Side of Empty, is a non-fiction novel about a high school girl who was born in Argentina and brought over to the states by her parents as a baby.

M.T., the girl in the story has a hard time dealing with the reality of what it is to be an undocumented teen who can only call America home yet still not fit in. AUTHOR: Maria E.

Andreu is the author of the novel The Secret Side of Empty, the story of a teen girl who is American in every way but one: on paper. She was brought to the U.S. as a baby and is now undocumented in the eyes of the law. The Secret Side of Empty by Maria E.

Andreu Published by Perseus Books Group on March 11th Pages: Buy on Amazon Goodreads. Acting like a potential valedictorian who tutors other students while still finding time to ride shotgun in her best friend’s car as they flirt with boys is fairly easy for Maria Thalia —it is exactly who she is.

THE SECRET SIDE OF EMPTY Publisher: Running Press Kids (Ma ) ISBN ISBN Language: English Lexile Rating: L High-Low THE SECRET SIDE OF EMPTY is a young adult novel about M.T., a.

The Secret Side of Empty by Maria E. Andreu was a departure from my typical fantasy and sci fi, but it’s about a real life situation I’m particularly drawn to. My mom is an immigration attorney, so while I’m no expert myself, I’ve absorbed a fair bit on the subject. The Secret Side of Empty is her debut novel.

Maria is a proud mother of two and an adoptive mother to various furry creatures. She was born in Spain, lived in Argentina for two years, and crossed the Mexican border into the U.S.

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Get this from a library. The secret side of empty. [Maria E Andreu] -- Straight-A student M.T. has a major problem: she is illegal. As in "has pale skin and blondish hair, and has lived in the U.S.

for most of her life" illegal. As in "has no Social Security card or. The Secret Side of Empty offers an intimate, often surprising glimpse into a story you often hear on the news but have never heard told this way before. Author Maria E. Andreu draws from her personal experience as a former undocumented immigrant to explore issues of belonging, keeping secrets, and what it's like to be undocumented.

The Secret Side of Empty was a Indie Excellence Award Winner, as well as a School Library Journal Top 10 Latino Books of Kirkus Reviews called the novel “a timely and powerful portrait of the American dream deferred.”. In the book The Secret Side of Empty, M had this much saved in her journal from tutoring before her father took the money.

$ In the book The Secret Side of Empty, what is Nate's favorite movie. It's a Wonderful Life. In the book The Secret Side of. ‎ A National Indie Excellence Award winner A Junior Library Guild Selection, A School Library Journal Top 10 Latino Books of As a straight-A student with a budding romance and loyal best friend, M.T.'s life seems 5/5(3).

The Secret Side of Empty struck that perfect spot, right in the deepest parts of my heart, that made me feel the tiniest bit empty myself. M.T.’s story is one that I’ve seen firsthand. I’ve seen families broken by the system, unable to do anything but survive. I knew this book dealt with illegal immigration.

The official site of Maria E. Andreu, author of THE SECRET SIDE OF EMPTY, including news, info on events and appearances, free downloads and more. Synopsis A National Indie Excellence Award winner A Junior Library Guild Selection, A School Library Journal Top 10 Latino Books of As a straight-A student with a budding romance and loyal best friend, M.

T. ’s life seems as apple-pie American as .The Secret Side of Empty By Maria Andreu Published by Running Press Book Publishers Age Range: 12+ Find a copy at Amazon | IndieBound | B&N | Worldcat. A”ndreu’s debut novel paints a realistic, yet hopeful, portrayal of the challenges of undocumented immigrants.” —VOYA.

The Secret Side of Empty (Book): Andreu, Maria E: As her friends make plans for life after high school, M.T.

struggles to envision her future as an undocumented immigrant and becomes determined to make a life for herself in the only place she has ever known as home.