Esperanza Rising

Book review by Kate Pavao, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Historical fiction at its best in story of '30s farmworkers.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 20 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 40 reviews

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age 12+

terrible story

the character never get a real personality and the story always feels like it just started even by the end
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age 10+
A wonderful book. A good reminder that life doesn’t always go your way but there is joy despite the hurt.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

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