My Very Own Room/Mi propio cuartito

Bias, Discrimination & Hate
People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Amada Irma Pérez
Illustrator(s):
Maya Christina Gonzalez
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Children's Book Press
ISBN:
978-0892391646
Year:
Bias, Discrimination & Hate
People, Identity & Culture

 

Five little brothers, two parents and a houseful of visiting relatives make a Mexican-American girl feel crowded. She loves her family, but how can she get a little space for herself? Told in both English and Spanish, this boldly illustrated title delivers the inspiring story of a family that pulled together to give a young girl her own corner of the world.

 

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