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Author Nazario, Sonia, author.

Title Enrique's journey : the true story of a boy determined to reunite with his mother : adapted for young people / Sonia Nazario.

Publication Info. New York : Delacorte Press, [2013]

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  305.23 Nazario    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 273 pages, 4 leaves of plates : color illustrations, map ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Study Program AR RL 6.2 11.0 PHS
Note Based on the author's 2006 book of the same title.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 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.
Indexed In: Junior Library Guild
Summary 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.
Audience 15 & up.
10 & up.
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Hondurans -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Illegal aliens -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Immigrant children -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Hondurans -- United States -- Biography.
Illegal aliens -- Biography.
Immigrant children -- Biography.
Hondurans -- United States -- Biography.
Illegal aliens -- United States -- Biography.
Immigrant children -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9780375991042\(glb) : 14.25
9780385743273 (trade hardcover)

 
    
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