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Spirits of the High MesaIn this moving coming-of-age novel set in rural New Mexico, the young protagonist, Flavio, is torn between the seductiveness of progress and new technology and his loyalty to village traditions so steadfastly preserved by his grandfather, El Grande. (Arte Publico Press summary)
- Fiction, Mexican American
- Pura Belpré Children's Author Award 1998 (Honor Title)
- ISBN: 9781558851986
Still Dreaming / Seguimos soñando
Fearing separation, a family makes the difficult decision to leave their home in this poignant story, told through the eyes of a child, that recounts the Mexican Repatriation in the U.S. during the 1930s.
When 12-year-old Addie’s stepfather asks to adopt her, she sets out to discover the mystery of her father’s famous luchador family and learns more about herself along the way.