Sharon McNeil, Los Angeles County Office of Education
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A short novel, but packed with topics to discuss and figurative language to keep students interested!! So much to discuss! And yes, every small goodness counts in this world.Published 9 months ago by the teach
This book is written on a 2nd grade reading level, however it is an eye opening book about what it's like to be of a non-English speaking or very little English speaking family and... Read morePublished on December 13, 2012 by Samantha
A beautiful book about cultural differences. To see the insight of a child that lives in the lower class and the situations he deals with, yet he still learns kindness. Read morePublished on July 31, 2012 by Zer0x
Arturo and his family move to LA and run head on into both the terrible problems of the city and the amazing love of the town. Read morePublished on January 12, 2012 by Debnance at Readerbuzz
Beware: If you read this book you will die from how amazing it is. It has a message that is important and it stops teenagers or anybody from doing improper things. Read morePublished on March 26, 2007
Overall, a very touching story about Arturo and his familia y amigos (family and friends) and even a few malditos (bad guys). Read morePublished on October 17, 2005 by The BFC