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DREAMING AMERICA: Voices of Undocumented Youth in Maximum-Security Detention -- $16.00, including shipping within the continental United States.

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Or, pay by check or money order, payable to Settlement House Books, at:

Settlement House
P.O. Box 12004
Silver Spring, MD 20908


Idle Lava by Lyubomir Nikolov, 2017-18 Settlement House American Poetry Prize, $15.00 (publication date: April 14, 2018)

Dreaming America: Voices of Undocumented Youth in Maximum Security Detention, edited by Seth Michelson $16.00;

As Sunrise Becomes the World by Louie Skipper, $16.00                                                                              

Bloodroot by Catherine Jagoe, $15.00

The Unattended Harp by Peter Waldor, $14.00;

Flowering Fires/Fuegos Florales by Alicia Partnoy (translated by Gail Wronsky), $14.00

Who Touches Everything by Peter Waldor, $14.00;

The Carnival, The Life by David Allan Evans, $14.00

The Lunatic in the Trees by Dennis Sampson, $14.00;

South Pole/Polo Sur by Maria Teresa Ogliastri (translated by Yvette Neisser and Patricia Bejarano Fisher


All other titles are $12.00

REFUNDS: Books damaged in shipping will be replaced at no cost to you. Other than that, we do not give refunds.


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