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|Genre/Form:||Young adult fiction
Young adult works
|Material Type:||Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school|
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|Awards:||Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young people, 2012|
|Description:||xiii, 251 pages ; 22 cm|
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A tale of a new start in a strange place.
Fourteen year-old Nora is a native of Mexico living in a tiny, increasingly desolate farming village. Water is scarce, taxes are high, and food is needed, so her father goes to the U.S. to try to earn money to help. Nora is scared and alone as she, her mother and grandma try to scrape out an increasingly...
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