Fifteen-year-old Victor Flores journeys north in a desperate attempt to cross the Arizona border and find work in the United States to support his family in central Mexico.
0060741392 (lib. bdg.)
New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, c2006.
216 p. : map ; 22 cm.
Target Audience Note:
Grades 5 up.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subjects:Best friends -- Fiction.
Best friends -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Illegal aliens -- Fiction.
Illegal aliens -- Juvenile fiction.
Mexicans -- United States -- Fiction.
Mexicans -- United States -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.