Synopses & Reviews
An IRA Award winner and an ALA-YALSA Best Book for Young Adults, this novel explores the harsh reality faced by a six-year-old illegal immigrant from Mexico, and the American girl who compassionately tries to help him after tragedy strikes.
About the Author
Laura Resau lived in the Mixtec region of Oaxaca, Mexico, for two years as an English teacher and anthropologist. She now lives with her husband and her dog in Colorado.
From the Hardcover edition.