The plight of three Salvadoran children who enter the country nailed in a crate in the back of a truck and journey to Chicago where they share a crowded apartment and live in fear of being discovered by immigration officials.
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||5.30(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||10 - 13 Years|
About the Author
Fran Leeper Buss, MDiv, PhD, is an award-winning oral historian and writer. Some of her works include Journey of the Sparrows, La Partera: Story of a Midwife, and Dignity: Lower Income Women Tell of Their Lives and Struggles. She lives in Tucson, Arizona, with her UCC minister husband, David Buss.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Journey of the Sparrows based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Journey of the Sparrows is a great book. Julia, Oscar and Maria really go through a lot in this book. I loved it.
This is a good book. It shows the fears immigrants had to face when they came illegall. Maria and her sister Julia and her brother Oscar show great faith and courage in this good book.