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Read online Esperanza Rising.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Esperanza Rising When Esperanza and Mama are forced to flee to the bountiful region of Aguascalientes Mexico to a Mexican farm labor camp in California they must adjust to a life without fancy dresses adn servants they were accustomed to on Rancho de las Rosas Now they must confront the challenges of hard work acceptance by their own people and economic difficulties brought on by the Great Depression When Mama falls ill and a strike for better working conditions threatens to uproot their new life Esperanza must relinquish her hold on the past learn to embrace a future ripe with the riches of family and community by Pam Muñoz Ryan, National Geographic Learning

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Esperanza Rising
Title:Esperanza Rising
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ISBN:0736228179
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Number of Pages:264
Category:Historical fiction, Young adult, Fiction, Middle grade, Childrens, Cultural
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Category Family br br Recipe for a Festive Story Time Mix birthday party delicious Mexican meal and lots of children grandchildren aunts uncles cousins and surprise guests into a fun romp Add comic illustrations jaunty rhythms and playful refrains Spice with mystery and stir everything into a book br br Serve aloud to large groups or small Finally store leftovers on a shelf in a child s bedroom library or classroom Enjoy, Spend a day at the beach and take in the ocean through the senses of sight hearing feeling taste and smell in this lively romp through sand and waves Glorious illustrations of water sun and sky accompany brief evocative verses making this a perfect keepsake of a seaside vacation or a striking introduction to the pleasures of a day by the ocean br p br Pam Mu oz Ryan drew on her children s and her own experiences of the ocean in writing the poetic text of Hello Ocean She is the author of many books for children including The Flag We Love California Here We Come Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride Scholastic and Esperanza Rising Scholastic She lives in Leucadia California br p p Mark Astrella lived by both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans while illustrating this book He is the illustrator of The Desert Alphabet Book and The Butterfly Alphabet Book He now lives in Hawaii p, Esperanza thought she d always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico she d always have fancy dresses a beautiful home and servants But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California during the Great Depression and to settle in a camp for Mexican farm workers Esperanza isn t ready for the hard labor financial struggles or lack of acceptance she now faces When their new life is threatened Esperanza must find a way to rise above her difficult circumstances Mama s life and her own depend on it, Marian Anderson is best known for her historic concert at the Lincoln Memorial in which drew an integrated crowd of people in pre Civil Rights America While this momentous event showcased the uniqueness of her voice the strength of her character and the struggles of the times in which she lived it is only part of her story Like the operatic arias Marian would come to sing Ryan s text is as moving as a libretto and Selznick s pictures as exquisitely detailed and elaborately designed as a stage set What emerges most profoundly from their shared vision is a role model of courage