When Southern California high school senior Sofi Mendoza lies to her parents and crosses the border for a weekend party, she has no idea that she will get stuck in a Mexican village with family she has never met before, unable to return to the United States and the easy life she knew.
- ISBN: 9780689878114
- Author: Alegria, Malin
- Published: 2007 , Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
- Themes: crossing border, culture conflict, Family, Identity, Mexican-American, Southern California
- Descriptors: Mexico, Realistic Fiction, United States of America, Young Adult (ages 14-18)
- No. of pages: 304