Down to the bone / Mayra Lazara Dole.
Author: Dole, Mayra L.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: New York : HarperTeen, c2008.
ISBN: 9780060843106 (trade bdg.)
0060843101 (trade bdg.)
9780060843113 (lib. bdg.)
006084311X (lib. bdg.)
Description: 367 p. ; 19 cm.
Subject: Lesbians Juvenile fiction.
Cuban Americans Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance Juvenile fiction.
Cuban Americans Fiction.
Coming of age Fiction.
Target Audience: Grades 9 up.
Summary: Laura, a seventeen-year-old Cuban American girl, is thrown out of her house when her mother discovers she is a lesbian, but after trying to change her heart and hide from the truth, Laura finally comes to terms with who she is and learns to love and respect herself.