Hand to mouth : living in bootstrap America
(Audiobook CD)

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[New York] : Penguin Audio, [2014].
ISBN
9781611763300 :, 9780553544978, 1611763304 :
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Sugar Grove Public Library District - Adult Book On CD Non-FictionAUDIO BK 302.50973 TIRADO LOn Shelf

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Audiobook CD
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4 audio discs (240 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781611763300 :, 9780553544978, 1611763304 :

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Unabridged.
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Compact disc.
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Title from disc surface.
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Duration: 4:30:00.
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Reading by the author of the 2014 book.
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We in America have certain ideas of what it means to be poor. Linda Tirado takes all of these preconceived notions and smashes them to bits. She articulates not only what it is to be working poor in America (yes, you can be poor and live in a house and have a job, even two), but what poverty is truly like-on all levels. In her thought-provoking voice, Tirado discusses how she went from lower-middle class, to sometimes middle class, to poor and everything in between, and in doing so reveals why "poor people don't always behave the way middle-class America thinks they should."
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tirado, L. (2014). Hand to mouth: living in bootstrap America . Penguin Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tirado, Linda. 2014. Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America. [New York]: Penguin Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tirado, Linda. Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America [New York]: Penguin Audio, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tirado, Linda. Hand to Mouth: Living in Bootstrap America Penguin Audio, 2014.

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