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Breaking Through

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4 out of 5
Based on 344 Ratings and 104 Reviews

Book Description
At the age of fourteen, Francisco Jiménez, together with his older brother Roberto and his mother, are caught by la migra. Forced to leave their home, the entire family travels all night for twenty hours by bus, arriving at the U.S. and Mexican border in Nogales, Arizona.
In the months and years that follow, Francisco, his mother and father, and his seven brothers and sister not only struggl... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (19 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages208
ISBN-100618011730
ISBN-13978-0618011735
Publication Date08/27/2001
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About Francisco Jimenez (Author) : Francisco Jimenez is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Francisco Jimenez include The Circuit (Unabridged), The Christmas Gift: El regalo de... more
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