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Esperanza Rising

by Pam Munoz Ryan

When Esperanza’s world of beauty and wealth turns upside, she must face a giant she has never known before: poverty.   Leaving her beautiful home in Mexico, she and her mother travel to California to lead the life of farm workers.  Will she survive the hardships and discrimination of poverty or will the giant destroy her?

Award-Winning Spanish/English Literature with Activities for Kids

Migrant Children
Latino Immigrants and Welfare

Video Interview with the Author
Tomas Rivera and the Farm Workers

The Runaway Tortilla

Biography Maker

Esperanza Rising is one of the literature guides in the Kids Wings' Defeating Giants collection that is built around a David and Goliath theme. You can order individual units from the collection for about $12.95 or you can order Defeating Giants, now on clearance sale, and receive this collection on CD and pay about $1 for each terrific literature guide in the collection!

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