Esperanza and her mother are forced to leave their life of wealth and privilege in Mexico to go work in the labor camps of Southern California, where they must adapt to the harsh circumstances facing Mexican farm workers on the eve of the Great Depression.
Pam Muñoz Ryan.
Read by Trini Alvarado.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.3 6 44286.
Pura Belpré Author Award, 2002.
Willa Literary Award for young adult book, 2001.
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.3 6.0. BSCL