Record Details

Catalog Search

Esperanza Rising / Pam Muñoz Ryan.

Ryan, Pam Muñoz. (Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0439576172 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 262 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scholastic Press, 2000.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note: 750 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note: A Star Reading List book.
Subject: Mexican Americans > California > Juvenile fiction.
Agricultural laborers > Juvenile fiction.
California > Juvenile fiction.

Additional Resources