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Border Crossing

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3.1 out of 5
Based on 14 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description
An entertaining novel about a young girl's search for her Mexican roots

When Ceci Alvarez decides to spend time thinking about who she is-and avoid taking yoga or reading books out of the "Self-Help" section when she grows up-she knows certain things. She is twelve going on thirteen. She is four feet and nine inches tall. She is named Cecilia Maryann Alvarez after her grandmothers, one nam... More

Book Information
PublisherPinata Books Arte Publico Press
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages144
Publication Date10/01/2003
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About Maria Colleen Cruz (Author) : Maria Colleen Cruz is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Published credits of Maria Colleen Cruz include Border Crossing.
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