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Nonfiction companion to Pam Muñoz Ryan's Esperanza rising  Cover Image Book Book

Nonfiction companion to Pam Muñoz Ryan's Esperanza rising / Lisa Kurkov.

Kurkov, Lisa, (author.).


Esperanza lives a comfortable, well-to-do life on her family's ranch in Mexico. When her life suddenly changes, she becomes a farm worker in California and she has a difficult time adjusting. Learn about the struggles farm workers faced during the Great Depression, including illness, dust storms, and the decision of whether or not to strike, as well as the small joys, like favorite foods and weekly fiestas.

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  • ISBN: 9781731643056
  • ISBN: 9781731643414
  • Physical Description: 47 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Vero Beach : Rourke Educational Media, 2020.
Subject: Ryan, Pam Muñoz Esperanza rising.
Mexican Americans > California > Juvenile literature.
Agricultural laborers > Juvenile literature.
California > Juvenile literature.

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Union Township Branch J 331.7 KUR (Text) 35406424050860 Juvenile Non-fiction Available -

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