LaGuardia Community College 2002-03 Common Reading
Esmeralda Santiago, When I Was Puerto Rican

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Esmeralda Santiago begins her memoir at age four. If you were to write your own biography, at what age would you begin the narrative? Turn to the person next to you. Tell them what age you would begin your story and why.


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