Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Rising
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Ryan, Pam Muñoz
ISBN: 
0439120411

For the first 12 years of her life, Esperanza Ortega is pampered by servants and sheltered by her doting parents on their ranch in Aguascalientes, Mexico. But a sudden tragedy shatters that world of wealth and privilege. Homeless and destitute, she and her mother emigrate to California to work in the fields and start a new life.

Description: 

Privileged, wealthy Esperanza must leave Mexico to work in a labor camp on the eve of the Great Depression.

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JF/YP F Ryan

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