By Charlotte Carter,María Corniero

ISBN-10: 8498415195

ISBN-13: 9788498415193

En abril de 1968, los angeles comunidad negra del South aspect de Chicago está sumida en el dolor por el asesinato de Martin Luther King, y las revueltas ciudadanas están a l. a. orden del día. Para los angeles joven afroamericana Cassandra Lisle, abandonada por sus padres de niña, es una importante etapa de transición. Sus tíos abuelos y padres adoptivos Ivy y Woody, con quienes vive en un piso de l. a. acomodada zona de Hyde Park, tratan de llevarla por el buen camino, mientras que sus radicales amigos de los angeles Universidad Debs los angeles tientan para que siga una dirección muy distinta. Cuando un viejo conocido de l. a. familia de su antiguo barrio, Jackson Park, les pide ayuda para encontrar a su nieta desaparecida, Woody, Ivy y Cassandra se embarcan en una extraña aventura con l. a. que abrirán nuevas y viejas heridas. Y en su audaz investigación descubrirán una escalofriante conexión con un antiguo caso de asesinato. «Arde Chicago combina los angeles sabiduría callejera con l. a. causticidad urbanita, y crea un mystery de rabiosa modernidad.» the hot York Times

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