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By Judith Robbins Rose

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Look Both Ways in the Barrio Blanco

By Judith Robbins Rose


Synopsis

When Jacinta Juarez is paired with a rich, famous mentor, she is swept away from the diapers and dishes of her own daily life into a world of new experiences. But crossing la linea into Miss’s world is scary. Half of Jacinta aches for the comfort of Mamá and the familiar safety of the barrio, while the other half longs to embrace a future that offers more than cleaning stuff for white people. When her family is torn apart, Jacinta needs to bring the two halves of herself together to win back everything she’s lost. Can she channel the power she’s gained from her mentor and the strength she’s inherited from Mamá to save her shattered home life?

Additional Book Details

Publisher
Candlewick Press
ISBN-10
0763672351
Producer
Candlewick Press

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