read online kindle Enrique's Journey (The Young Adult Adaptation): The True Story of a Boy Determined to Reunite with His MotherAutor Sonia Nazario –

Adapted for young people, this edition of Enriques Journey is written by Sonia Nazario and based on the adult book of the same name It is the true story of Enrique, a teenager from Honduras, who sets out on a journey, braving hardship and peril, to find his mother, who had no choice but to leave him when he was a child and go to the United States in search of work Enriques story will bring to light the daily struggles of migrants, legal and otherwise, and the complicated choices they face simply trying to survive and provide for the basic needs of their families The issues seamlessly interwoven into this gripping nonfiction work for young people are perfect for common core discussionIncludes anpage photo insert, as well as an epilogue that describes what has happened to Enrique and his family since the adult edition was publishedA heartwrenching account Provides a human face, both beautiful and scarred, for the undocumented A must read Kirkus Reviews, Starred Nazario s straightforwardjournalistic writing style largely serves the complex, sprawling story effectively A valuable addition to young adult collections School Library Journal This powerfully written survival story personalizes the complicated, pervasive, and heart wrenching debates about immigration and immigrants rights and will certainly spark discussion in the classroom and at home BooklistAn NCSS CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young PeopleA Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of the YearA Junior Library Guild Selection