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By Beka Compton
The Times 

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January 6, 2022

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Olga Dies Dreaming

by Xochitl Gonzalez

Dive into the complex family dynamics of siblings Olga and Prieto Acevedo, who are taking New York City by storm. Prieto is quickly climbing to stardom in the local politics scene, while Olga is a wedding planner, serving the city's elite.

Their lives are turned upside down when their radical activist mother, Blanca, returns to the rapidly gentrifying Brooklyn neighborhood where the kids grew up. With their mother back in town, the siblings must revisit their family's past in order to forge a new future.

Available starting January 4

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