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The Newcomers: Author Talk with Helen Thorpe

Join award-winning journalist and author Helen Thorpe as she discusses her latest book, The Newcomers. The Newcomers follows the lives of twenty-two immigrant teenagers throughout the course of the 2015-2016 school year as they land at South High School in Denver, Colorado, in a beginner level English Language Acquisition class. Speaking no English, unfamiliar with American culture, the students face the enormous challenge of adapting to American life. Books available for purchase at the event.
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