Author:"Alvarez, Julia"

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Return to Sender

By: "Alvarez, Julia"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Yearling:

Seller ID: 9780375851230

ISBN: 0375851232

Condition: GOOD


After Tyler's father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure. Tyler isn't sure what to make of these workers. Are they undocumented? And what about the three daughters, particularly Mari, the oldest, who is proud of her Mexican heritage but also increasingly connected her American life. Her family lives in constant fear of being discovered by the authorities and sent back to the poverty they left behind in Mexico. Can Tyler and Mari find a way to be friends despite their differences? In a novel ... View more info

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In the Time of the Butterflies

By: "Alvarez, Julia"

Price: $3.25

Seller ID: 9780452274426

ISBN: 0452274427

Condition: GOOD


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Cuando Tia Lola vino (de visita) a quedarse (The Tia Lola Stories) (Spanish Edition)

By: "Alvarez, Julia"

Price: $2.75

Publisher: Yearling:

Seller ID: 9780375815522

ISBN: 037581552X

Condition: GOOD


Julia Alvarez's heartwarming novel--now in Spanish. Moving to Vermont after his parents split, Miguel has plenty to worry about Tia Lola, his quirky, "carismatica, " and maybe magical aunt makes his life even more unpredictable when she arrives from the Dominican Republic to help out his Mami. Like her stories for adults, Julia Alvarez's first middle-grade book sparkles with magic as it illuminates a child's experiences living in two cultures. View more info