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    Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez read They Could Have Named Her Anything This book upset me because by the end I felt like I had wasted my time reading it when I could have read something different I just couldn't develop any real empathy for Maria the main character who at times seemed to have her life in focus other times seemed depressed which was never treated or addressed while other ti

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    They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub read They Could Have Named Her Anything This story takes place in New York and its about this girl named Maria who lives in ueens and travels to the upper east side to a private high school This book deals with families race relationships sex and betrayal Trying to put int

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    free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download This Book Could’ve Been About AnythingThis was my first First Reads and I’m just trying to figure out what I just read I could not tell you for the life of me what this book was about Maria was a weird protagonist it felt like she was just doing things for no particular reason at all just moving from scene to

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    free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download read They Could Have Named Her Anything This month 72019 only Prime Members get to choose 2 books for the Prime First Reads programs I'm so thankful because I co

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    read They Could Have Named Her Anything free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download DNF page 45 Can't get into it and it honestly feels like a THE HATE U GIVE clone

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    They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub OMG What a disaster I thought the book would never end And I never did figure out what the characters were supposed to have learned from their experiences Way too much detail that was not necessary not to mention that there was not one likable character in the whole book And talk about lack of moralityone character after another I could find no redeeming ualities in any of the characters or in their behavior

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    free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download I went into this book with no expectations and it was like stepping through a portal The characters are messy and confused and full of angst They are a mix of good and bad like real people This book grapples with the human condition in a modern urban setting Maria is surrounded by concrete and expectations and cultural differences between ueens and her private high school in Manhattan Few seventeen year olds w

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    free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub Stephanie Jimenez ä 0 free download This book states it's an adult novel with a seventeen year old protagonist but to me it read like YA fiction I got through about 75% before giving up because the characters their actions etc didn't appeal to me I think it's probably a great read for YA but not for a 40 year old woman

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    They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub What’s in a name? Only everything—an entire culture a lineage that goes back hundreds of years a sense of belonging in the modern worldMaría Anís Rosario is 17 years old and attending the elite Bell Seminary

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    They Could Have Named Her Anything Free E–pub free download Ì PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ä Stephanie Jimenez read They Could Have Named Her Anything Whew chillay no The premise was incredibly tacky and gross This book lacked strong well developed interesting characters there was no character development the plot was barely there and slow moving The writing itself left

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  • They Could Have Named Her Anything
  • Stephanie Jimenez
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  • 10 November 2019
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They Could Have Named Her Anything review ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Upportive alliance the girls begin to commit little betrayals as they strive to get closer to their ideals regardless of the conseuencesTold from the perspectives of Maria Rocky and their fathers They Could Have Named Her Anything explores the heartfelt expectation of what it means to live up to the name you’ve been given and the rewarding discovery of what really matte. What s in a name Only everything an entire culture a lineage that goes back hundreds of years a sense of belonging in the modern worldMar a An s Rosario is 17 years old and attending the elite Bell Seminary in Manhattan on a full scholarship She lives in ueens with her parents and older brother in a loving tightly knit family Her mother is from Ecuador and her father from Puerto Rico Maria is startled when fellow student Rocky Albrecht invites her to her fancy Upper East Side apartment to study math with her tutor Rocky s real name is Rachelle and she uickly dubs Maria Shelly because she says Shelly never really suited me Rocky wasn t like other girls defined by a rigid and particular sense of elitism by opera and theater at Lincoln Center and weekly copies of the New Yorker Instead she used her wealth to circumvent rulesRocky s favorite chant is greed is goodRocky s parents aren t home As it turns out Rocky s mother spends most of her time in their country house in the Hamptons and her parents sleep in separate bedrooms waiting for Rocky to graduate before divorcing Maria spends the night They have the whole huge apartment to themselves until Mr Albrecht appears sometime the next morningMaria s boyfriend of many months also lives in ueens She doesn t know when he changed only that his insults were iterations of the same non fact You are such a white girl And Stop trying to be like those white girls at your school The white brown distinction follows Maria into her relationship with Rocky When Rocky asks her if she s seen a particular TV show Maria answers It s probably just a white person thing Rocky is insulted and calls Maria out for saying a prejudiced thingThe problem for Maria is she doesn t really know where she belongs Was there something intrinsically flawed about Maria She wasn t good enough for white boys and not for brown boys either What if the rest of her life was like thisPerhaps this lack of belonging contributes to her depressionJiminez paints a picture of an American girl of Latin American descent struggling with problems inherent in her strong desire for upward mobility racism class differences and identity But it s not just a story about Maria s coming of age The story is told through the points of view of Maria Rocky Rocky s father and Maria s father And this is why this novel is not a Young Adult novel Rocky s father Charlie endlessly ruminates on the demise of his marriage Maria s father Miguel is absorbed in filing a grievance for being fired when he s not lamenting how uickly Maria has turned into a young womanUltimately it s Maria s name that helps her find her place in the world But that s after she makes numerous mistakes some of which remind us of ourselvesThis is a touching story that provides insight into the struggles facing girls of color as they strive to improve their circumstances But it s also a universal story about how wealth can be gleaned from a family s love their love for siblings parents and the institution itself and not just from material things

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They Could Have Named Her Anything review ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ky welcomes her into this new life White rebellious and ignored by her wealthy parents Rocky uses her money toward one goal to get away with anything To Maria it’s a dazzling privilegeAs a bond develops between these unlikely friends neither can see what they share most jealousy and the desire for each other’s lives But crackling under the surface of their seemingly s. This month 72019 only Prime Members get to choose 2 books for the Prime First Reads programs I m so thankful because I couldn t choose between They Could Have Named Her Anything and What You Did

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They Could Have Named Her Anything review ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Racism class and betrayal collide in this poignant debut novel about restoring the broken bonds of family and friendship Every morning seventeen year old Maria Anís Rosario takes the subway an hour from her boisterous and close knit family in ueens to her private high school on the Upper East Side where she struggles to fit in as one of the only Latina students until Roc. This Book Could ve Been About AnythingThis was my first First Reads and I m just trying to figure out what I just read I could not tell you for the life of me what this book was about Maria was a weird protagonist it felt like she was just doing things for no particular reason at all just moving from scene to even as the book calls for it Why was she still dating and sleeping with Andres if he despised her so much He literally broke up with her while fingering her because according to him she had the deadest coochie in the world Why was she all hot and bothered for Rocky s dad but as soon as she finally got in bed with him she acted almost as if he was raping her I m just not sure what this book was supposed to be about or what I was supposed to take away from the story Like i can t tell you why any of the things in this book happened or what it all means in the long run I guess I was just bored and because there was no real story it was hard to look forward to the next scene