Esperanza renace (Esperanza Rising): (Spanish language edition of Esperanza Rising) (Paperback)

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Description


A Mexican "Grapes of Wrath," based on a family story, from the award-winning author of Riding Freedom.

Esperanza Ortega tiene todos los tesoros que una chica pueda desear: hermosos vestidos, una linda casa llena de sirvientes en México, y la promesa de que un día llegará a presidir el Rancho como su mamá. Pero una tragedia inesperada destruye ese sueño, obligando a Esperanza y a su madre a escapar a California dónde tendrán que trabajar en una finca junto a otros mexicanos. Allí tendrá que olvidar su pasado y enfrentarse a las nuevas realidades de su vida: trabajo duro, aceptación y dificultades económicas. Esperanza descubrirá que la verdadera riqueza está en la familia y la comunidad.

About the Author


Pam Muñoz Ryan is the recipient of the Newbery Honor Medal and the Kirkus Prize for her iNew York Times/i bestselling novel, iEcho/i, as well as the NEA's Human and Civil Rights Award and the Virginia Hamilton Literary Award for multicultural literature for her body of work. Her celebrated novels, iEcho/i, iEsperanza Rising/i, iThe Dreamer/i, iRiding Freedom/i, iBecoming Naomi Léon/i, and iPaint the Wind/i, have received countless accolades, among them two Pura Belpré Awards, a NAPPA Gold Award, a Jane Addams Children's Book Award, and two Américas Awards. Her acclaimed picture books include iAmelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride/i and iWhen Marian Sang/i, both illustrated by Brian Selznick, and iTony Baloney/i, illustrated by Edwin Fotheringham, as well as a beginning reader series featuring Tony Baloney. Ryan lives near San Diego, California, with her family.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780439398855
ISBN-10: 0439398851
Publisher: Scholastic en español
Publication Date: August 1st, 2002
Pages: 272
Language: Spanish