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By Margarita Engle,Alexis Romay

ISBN-10: 1534404279

ISBN-13: 9781534404274

ISBN-10: 1534404783

ISBN-13: 9781534404786

during this poetic memoir, which gained the Pura Belpré writer Award and used to be named a Walter Dean Myers Award Honoree, acclaimed writer Margarita Engle tells of starting to be up as a toddler of 2 cultures through the chilly War.

En este poético libro de memorias—ganador del premio Pura Belpré de autor, finalista del premio de YALSA de no ficción y premio de honor Walter Dean Myers—la aclamada autora Margarita Engle recrea su infancia, que transcurrió a caballo entre dos culturas durante l. a. Guerra Fría.

Margarita is a lady from worlds. Her center lies in Cuba, her mother’s tropical island kingdom, a spot so lush with shiny lifestyles that it sort of feels like a fairy story state. yet as a rule she lives in l. a., lonely within the noisy urban and dreaming of the summers whilst she will be able to take a aircraft in the course of the enchanted air to her liked island. phrases and pictures are her consistent companions—sources of convenience whilst the kids in school are not.

Then a revolution breaks out in Cuba. Margarita fears for her far-away kinfolk. whilst the hostility among Cuba and the USA erupts into the Bay of Pigs Invasion, Margarita’s worlds collide within the worst method attainable. How can the 2 nations she loves hate one another a lot? and may she ever get to go to her appealing island again?

Margarita es una niña de dos mundos. Su corazón está en Cuba, l. a. isla tropical de su mamá, un sitio tan exuberante, de una vida tan intensa, que parece el reino de un cuento de hadas. Pero los angeles mayor parte del tiempo, vive en Los Ángeles, sola en los angeles bulliciosa ciudad, soñando con los veranos, en los que puede montarse en un avión y viajar por el aire encantado a su amada isla. Las palabras y las imágenes son compañeras constantes, amistosas y reconfortantes, mientras que los niños en l. a. escuela no lo son.

Entonces estalla una revolución en Cuba. Margarita teme por su familia lejana. Cuando l. a. hostilidad entre Cuba y Estados Unidos se desata en l. a. invasión de Bahía de Cochinos, los mundos de Margarita chocan de los angeles peor manera posible. ¿Cómo es posible que los dos países que ella quiere se odien tanto mutuamente? ¿Y podrá volver a visitar su hermosa isla de nuevo?

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