Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Rising

Publisher: Scholastic
Author: Pam Munoz Ryan
$5.97
Esperanza thought she'd always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico--she'd always have fancy dresses, a beautiful home, & servants. But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California during the Great Depression, and to settle in a camp for Mexican farm workers. Esperanza isn't ready for the hard labor, financial struggles, or lack of acceptance she now faces. When their new life is threatened, Esperanza must find a way to rise above her difficult circumstances--Mama's life and her own depend on it.

Paperback, ISBN
9780439120425

Winner of the Golden Sower Award, Sunshine State Young Reader's Award and the Pura Belpre Award.
Book Title Esperanza Rising
Publisher: Scholastic
Author Pam Munoz Ryan
Esperanza thought she'd always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico--she'd always have fancy dresses, a beautiful home, & servants. But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California during the Great Depression, and to settle in a camp for Mexican farm workers. Esperanza isn't ready for the hard labor, financial struggles, or lack of acceptance she now faces. When their new life is threatened, Esperanza must find a way to rise above her difficult circumstances--Mama's life and her own depend on it.

Paperback, ISBN
9780439120425

Winner of the Golden Sower Award, Sunshine State Young Reader's Award and the Pura Belpre Award.