Make Your Home Among Strangers: A Novel Characters

Jennine Capó Crucet
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Lizet

Lizet is the youngest daughter of Lourdes and Ricky, and the younger sister of Leidy. She is the first in her family to attend college, the fact of which was a surprise to her family as she sent in her applications without telling them. When she is accepted to the prestigious Rawlings College, she moves away from her home in Miami to attend school in New York.

Despite being an excellent student at Hialeah Lakes high school, Lizet struggles with her academic work at Rawlings, and is accused of plagiarism as a result of incorrectly citing a section of a writing assignment. Facing an academic integrity hearing, she is afraid of being expelled, but the committee factor in the standard set by her high school and place her on academic probation instead. With a lot of hard work, and assistance from campus support services, she is able to...

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