My beloved world

"An instant American icon--the first Hispanic on the U.S. Supreme Court--tells the story of her life before becoming a judge in an inspiring, surprisingly personal memoir. With startling candor and intimacy, Sonia Sotomayor recounts her life from a Bronx housing project to the federal bench, a...

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Main Author: Sotomayor, Sonia, 1954-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Knopf, 2013.
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Table of Contents:
  • Needles
  • At home
  • Abuelita
  • Gilmar's goodbyes
  • Trips to Puerto Rico
  • Papi's death
  • El luto
  • Celina's story
  • Transformation
  • Diabetes, Nancy Drew, Perry Mason
  • Middle school
  • Transition to CSHS, first job
  • Co-op city / high school
  • Forensics club, Celina starts hostos
  • College dreams
  • Princeton
  • Abuelita's death
  • Puerto Rican identity
  • Pyne prize, graduation, wedding
  • Yale
  • Morgenthau recruiting
  • D.A.'s office : learning the ropes
  • Divorce
  • Found families
  • Child porn, Tarzan, Nelson's death
  • PRLDEF, pro bono
  • Pavia and Harcourt
  • Diabetes, personal growth
  • Judge.