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Title:Esperanza Rising
Format Type:Ebook
Author:Pam Muñoz Ryan, National Geographic Learning
Publisher:National Geographic School Publishing
ISBN 13:
Number of Pages:264
Category:Historical fiction, Young adult, Fiction, Middle grade, Childrens, Cultural

Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan, National Geographic Learning

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Esperanza Rising When Esperanza and Mama are forced to flee to the bountiful region of Aguascalientes Mexico to a Mexican farm labor camp in California they must adjust to a life without fancy dresses adn servants they were accustomed to on Rancho de las Rosas Now they must confront the challenges of hard work acceptance by their own people and economic difficulties brought on by the Great Depression When Mama falls ill and a strike for better working conditions threatens to uproot their new life Esperanza must relinquish her hold on the past learn to embrace a future ripe with the riches of family and community

Esperanza Rising

Esperanza thought she d always live with her family on their ranch in Mexico she d always have fancy dresses a beautiful home and servants But a sudden tragedy forces Esperanza and Mama to flee to California during the Great Depression and to settle in a camp for Mexican farm workers Esperanza isn t ready for the hard labor financial struggles or lack of acceptance she now faces When their new life is threatened Esperanza must find a way to rise above her difficult circumstances Mama s life and her own depend on it


Lost and alone in a forbidden forest Otto meets three mysterious sisters and suddenly finds himself entwined in a puzzling quest involving a prophecy a promise and a harmonica br br Decades later Friedrich in Germany Mike in Pennsylvania and Ivy in California each in turn become interwoven when the very same harmonica lands in their lives All the children face daunting challenges rescuing a father protecting a brother holding a family together And ultimately pulled by the invisible thread of destiny their solo stories converge in an orchestral crescendo

Becoming Naomi León

When Naomi s absent mother resurfaces to claim her Naomi runs away to Oaxaca Mexico with her great grandmother and younger brother in search of her father

Riding Freedom

A reissue of Pam Munoz Ryan s bestselling backlist with a distinctive new author treatment br br In this fast paced courageous and inspiring story readers adventure with Charlotte Parkhurst as she first finds work as a stable hand becomes a famous stage coach driver performing brave feats and outwitting bandits finds love as a woman but later resumes her identity as a man after the loss of a baby and the tragic death of her husband and ultimately settles out west on the farm she d dreamed of having since childhood It wasn t until after her death that anyone discovered she was a woman

The Dreamer

Neftali finds beauty and wonder everywhere in the oily colors of mud puddles a lost glove sailing on the wind the music of birds and language He loves to collect treasures daydream and write pastimes his authoritarian father thinks are for fools Against all odds Neftali prevails against his father s cruelty and his own crippling shyness to become one of the most widely read poets in the world Pablo Neruda This moving story about the birth of an artist is also a celebration of childhood imagination amp the strength of the creative spirit Sure to inspire young writers amp artists

Paint the Wind

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When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson

Marian Anderson is best known for her historic concert at the Lincoln Memorial in which drew an integrated crowd of people in pre Civil Rights America While this momentous event showcased the uniqueness of her voice the strength of her character and the struggles of the times in which she lived it is only part of her story Like the operatic arias Marian would come to sing Ryan s text is as moving as a libretto and Selznick s pictures as exquisitely detailed and elaborately designed as a stage set What emerges most profoundly from their shared vision is a role model of courage

Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride

b i Amelia Earhart and Eleanor Roosevelt were birds of a feather i b Not only were they two of the most admired and respected women of all time they were also good friends Illuminated here for the first time in picture book form is the true story of a thrilling night when they made history together br br On a brisk and cloudless evening in April Amelia and Eleanor did the unprecedented They stole away from a White House dinner commandeered an Eastern Air Transport jet and took off on a glorious adventure while still dressed in their glamorous evening gowns br br This picture book tour de force celebrates the pioneering spirit of two friends whose passion for life gave them the courage to defy convention in the name of fulfillment conviction and fun Soaring text inspired by the known facts of this event and breathtaking drawings ask readers to dream dreams as big as Amelia and Eleanor s

Mice And Beans

Category Family br br Recipe for a Festive Story Time Mix birthday party delicious Mexican meal and lots of children grandchildren aunts uncles cousins and surprise guests into a fun romp Add comic illustrations jaunty rhythms and playful refrains Spice with mystery and stir everything into a book br br Serve aloud to large groups or small Finally store leftovers on a shelf in a child s bedroom library or classroom Enjoy

Hello Ocean

Spend a day at the beach and take in the ocean through the senses of sight hearing feeling taste and smell in this lively romp through sand and waves Glorious illustrations of water sun and sky accompany brief evocative verses making this a perfect keepsake of a seaside vacation or a striking introduction to the pleasures of a day by the ocean br p br Pam Mu oz Ryan drew on her children s and her own experiences of the ocean in writing the poetic text of Hello Ocean She is the author of many books for children including The Flag We Love California Here We Come Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride Scholastic and Esperanza Rising Scholastic She lives in Leucadia California br p p Mark Astrella lived by both the Atlantic and Pacific oceans while illustrating this book He is the illustrator of The Desert Alphabet Book and The Butterfly Alphabet Book He now lives in Hawaii p

Esperanza Rising, Echo, Becoming Naomi León, Paint the Wind, The Dreamer, Mice And Beans, Hello Ocean, When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson, Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride, Riding Freedom