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Pride [compact disc] / Ibi Zoboi
AUDIOBOOK | Harper Audio | [2018] | Unabridged.
Available at Central YA Bk on CD (CD YA FIC ZOB)

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Edition
Unabridged.
Retail edition.
Descript.
5 audio discs (6 1/4 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Time
061500
Descript.
spoken word spw rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
digital rda
audio file CD audio rda
Note
Repackaged by Midwest Tape.
Title from container.
Compact discs.
Performer
Read by Elizabeth Acevedo.
Summary
Pride and Prejudice gets remixed in this smart, funny, gorgeous retelling of the classic, starring all characters of color, from Ibi Zoboi, National Book Award finalist and author of American Street. Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, and pride in her Afro-Latino roots. But pride might not be enough to save her rapidly gentrifying neighborhood from becoming unrecognizable. When the wealthy Darcy family moves in across the street, Zuri wants nothing to do with their two teenage sons, even as her older sister, Janae, starts to fall for the charming Ainsley. She especially can't stand the judgmental and arrogant Darius. Yet as Zuri and Darius are forced to find common ground, their initial dislike shifts into an unexpected understanding. But with four wild sisters pulling her in different directions, cute boy Warren vying for her attention, and college applications hovering on the horizon, Zuri fights to find her place in Bushwick's changing landscape, or lose it all. In a timely update of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice, critically acclaimed author Ibi Zoboi skillfully balances cultural identity, class, and gentrification against the heady magic of first love in her vibrant reimagining of this beloved classic.
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Acevedo, Elizabeth, narrator.
Adaptation of (work): Austen, Jane, 1775-1817. Pride and prejudice.
ISBN/ISSN
9780062855053
09780062855053
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