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“A realistic view of the contemporary migrant scene, along with complex truths about race and class.” –Booklist

A So-Called Vacation

Written by Genero Gonzalez
Published by Pinata Books

This illuminating novel for young adults and up looks at contemporary as well as familial issues sheds light on the subjects of immigrant labor prejudice within the Hispanic community. The author blends ageless themes of fathers sons at odds with a contemporary issue weighing on many minds.

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Available As: Paperback
Middle Grade, Age 12 or older

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Setting: United States (Texas)

Character’s New Arrival/New American Status: 1st Generation

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