My Diary from Here to There

My Diary from Here to There

Mi diario de aqui hasta alla (English and Spanish Edition)

by Amada Irma Perez, Maya C. Gonzalez (Illustrator)
Publisher: Unknown Publisher
First Trade Paper Edition, ©2013, ISBN: 9780892392308
Trade Paperback, 32 pages
Current Retail Price: $9.95
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Historical Setting: Mexico

One night, young Amada overhears her parents whisper of moving from Mexico to the other side of the border to Los Angeles, where greater opportunity awaits. As she and her family make their journey north, Amada records her fears, hopes, and dreams for their lives in the United States in her diary. How can she leave her best friend behind? What if she can't learn English? What if her family never returns to Mexico?From Juárez to Mexicali to Tijuana to Los Angeles, Amada learns that with her family's love and her belief in herself, she can make any journey and weather any change here, there, anywhere.

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