け Hardcover Read [ ◩ Esperanza Rising ] ⎰ By Pam Mu oz Ryan ␘

け Hardcover Read [ ◩ Esperanza Rising ] ⎰ By Pam Mu oz Ryan ␘ け Hardcover Read [ ◩ Esperanza Rising ] ⎰ By Pam Mu oz Ryan ␘ Told in a lyrical, fairy tale like style, Ryan s riding Freedom robust novel set in 1930 captures a Mexican girl s fall from riches, her immigration to California and her growing awareness of class and ethnic tensions Thirteen year old Esperanza Ortega and her family are part of Mexico s wealthy, land owning class in Aguascalientes, Mexico Her father is a generous and well loved man who gives his servants land and housing Early in the novel, bandits kill Esperanza s father, and her corrupt uncles threaten to usurp their home Their servants help her and her mother flee to the United States, but they must leave Esperanza s beloved Abuelita grandmother behind until they can send for her Ryan poetically conveys Esperanza s ties to the land by crafting her story to the rhythms of the seasons Each chapter s title takes its name from the fruits Esperanza and her countrymen harvest, firs in Aguascalientes, then in California s San Joaquin Valley Ryan fluidly juxtaposes world events Mexico s post revolution tensions, the arrival of Oklahoma s Dust Bowl victims and the struggles between the U.S government and Mexican workers trying to organize with one family s will to survive while introducing readers to Spanish words and Mexican customs Readers will be swept up by vivid descriptions of California dust storms or by the police crackdown on a labor strike The picket signs lay on the ground, discarded, and like a mass of marbles that had already been hit, the strikers scattered Ryan delivers subtle metaphors via Abuelita s pearl s of wisdom, and not until story s end will readers recognize how carefully they have been strung Ages 9 14 Oct Copyright 2000 Reed Business Information, Inc.Grade 6 9 Ryan uses the experiences of her own Mexican grandmother as the basis for this compelling story of immigration and assimilation, not only to a new country but also into a different social class Esperanza s expectation that her 13th birthday will be celebrated with all the material pleasures and folk elements of her previous years is shattered when her father is murdered by bandits His powerful stepbrothers then hold her mother as a social and economic hostage, wanting to force her remarriage to one of them, and go so far as to burn down the family home Esperanza s mother then decides to join the cook and gardener and their son as they move to the United States and work in California s agricultural industry They embark on a new way of life, away from the uncles, and Esperanza unwillingly enters a world where she is no longer a princess but a worker Set against the multiethnic, labor organizing era of the Depression, the story of Esperanza remaking herself is satisfyingly complete, including dire illness and a difficult romance Except for the evil uncles, all of the characters are rounded, their motives genuine, with class issues honestly portrayed Easy to booktalk, useful in classroom discussions, and accessible as pleasure reading, this well written novel belongs in all collections.Francisca Goldsmith, Berkeley Public Library, CA Copyright 2000 Reed Business Information, Inc. 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    • Esperanza Rising
    • 2.1
    • 98
    • Hardcover
    • 275 pages
    • B009EGGJZ6
    • Pam Mu oz Ryan
    • English
    • 26 October 2017

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