273 pages, 4 leaves of plates : color illustrations, map ; 22 cm
AR RL 6.2 11.0 PHS
Based on the author's 2006 book of the same title.
Includes bibliographical references.
Honduras -- The boy left behind -- Rebellion -- The journey -- Seeking mercy -- Facing the beast -- Gifts and faith -- On the border -- Across the border -- Dark river crossing -- Perhaps a new life -- The girl left behind -- Unexpected reunions.
Junior Library Guild
Enrique jumped from trains, faced violent gangs, and got sent back to Honduras seven times, but he was determined to cross the U.S. border and find his mother.