In this quiet, gentle novella reminiscent of Sarah, Plain and Tall, award-winning picture book writer Tony Johnston creates a moving story about a loving Chicano family in East LA. Filled with love, hope, and the exquisite beauty of a very special community, Tony Johnston¹s first novel is a warm and memorable gem.
- ISBN: 9780439189361
- Author: Johnston, Tony
- Published: 2001 , Blue Sky Press
- Themes: California, English-Spanish, Family, Holidays and festivals, Mexican Americans, neighborhood
- Descriptors: Intermediate (ages 9-14), Realistic Fiction, Southwest, United States
- No. of pages: 128