Bound To Stay Bound

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 Tierra de las grullas
 Author: Salazar, Aida

 Publisher:  Scholastic (2021)

 Classification: Fiction
 Physical Description: 243 p., ill., 20 cm

 BTSB No: 774642 ISBN: 9781338767544
 Ages: 8-12 Grades: 3-7

 Subjects:
 Novels in verse
 Mexicans -- United States -- Fiction
 Families -- Fiction
 Immigrants -- Fiction
 Illegal aliens -- Fiction
 Deportation -- Fiction
 Detention of persons -- Fiction
 Spanish language -- Reading materials
 Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

Price: $7.37

Summary:
Nine-year-old Betita and her parents fled Mexico after her uncle was killed by the cartels, and settled in Los Angeles seeking political asylum in what her father calls Aztlan, the land of the cranes; but now they have been swept up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, her father deported back to Mexico, and Betita and her mother confined in a family detention camp. In Spanish.

 Illustrator: Quang & Lien



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