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Esperanza rising [sound recording] /

by Ryan, Pam Muñoz; Alvarado, Trini.
Material type: materialTypeLabelSoundPublisher: New York : Listening Library, p2001Description: 4 sound discs (ca. 4 hr., 42 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 073933896X :.Title notes: $25.00 4/24/2007Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- California -- Juvenile fiction | Agricultural laborers -- Juvenile fiction | California -- Juvenile fiction | Historical fiction | Audiobooks | Historical fiction | Children's audiobooks | Compact discsRead by Trini Alvarado.Summary: Esperanza and her mother are forced to leave their life of wealth and privilege in Mexico to go work in the labor camps of Southern California, where they must adapt to the harsh circumstances facing Mexican farm workers on the eve of the Great Depression.
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When her family's grand estate is burned to the ground, Esperanza and her mother must flee Mexico for California, where they become migrant workers in the midst of the U.S. depression. As a young immigrant, Esperanza faces prejudice, labor strife, illness, and even a troubled romance.

$25.00 4/24/2007

Unabridged.

Compact disc.

Read by Trini Alvarado.

Includes an afterword read by the author.

Esperanza and her mother are forced to leave their life of wealth and privilege in Mexico to go work in the labor camps of Southern California, where they must adapt to the harsh circumstances facing Mexican farm workers on the eve of the Great Depression.

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