Francisco misses his village in El Salvador, and especially flying a kite with his friends, but Mamá cannot afford to buy a kite so he gathers discarded materials around his apartment building and makes his own, which catches the eye of a store owner and leads to a wonderful project.
- ISBN: 9781558858046
Klepeis, Alicia Z.
- Published: 2015
, Pinata Books
- Themes: agency of child, hardworking, homesickness, kites, overcome obstacle, poor family
- Descriptors: Latinos in America, Picture Book, Primary (ages 6-9), Realistic Fiction
- No. of pages: 32