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This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Summary: En todas las pocas muchas personas han debido desplazarse de su lugar de origen hacia otros lugares para forjar un nuevo destino. El desafo es muy grande y al final del viaje no siempre se consigue el xito. Sin embargo, tal como ocurre con las grandes pruebas que impone la vida, esta circunstancia puede ser tambin una gran oportunidad para crecer. En esta primera parte de su novela autobiogrfica, Francisco Jimnez emigra con su familia a California desde Tlaquepaque, Mxico. Trabaja en los campos de California siendo un nio y en este volumen cuenta la historia de esos aos mozos. Sin sentimentalismos ni melodramas, este maravilloso libro retrata en forma perfecta la mirada de un nio inmigrante que sale de Mxico en los aos 40 en busca de una vida mejor. Recomendado para nios de 12 aos en adelante. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Cajas de carton is the first title in the literary series Nuestra vision: U.S. Latino Literature, which features original works by Latino authors living and working in the United States. This work is the Spanish version of the author's award-winning collection of stories, The Circuit. Jimenez' 12 independent but intertwined short stories chronicle the experiences of a Mexican-American family of migrant farm laborers, as narrated by one of the children, Panchito. Unlike many readers for this level, which anthologize standard works, this book presents authentic, outstanding literature and themes that are highly relevant to native Spanish speakers in the U.S.

About the Author: Francisco Jimnez emigrated from Tlaquepaque, Mexico, to California, where he worked for many years in the fields with his family. He received both his master's degree and his Ph.D. from Columbia University and is now chairman of the Modern Languages and Literature Department at Santa Clara University, the setting of much of Reaching Out. He is the award-winning author of The Circuit, Breaking Through, La Mariposa, and his newest novel, Reaching Out. He lives in Santa Clara, California, with his family.

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