Mexican WhiteBoy

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Emotional, violent story of teen looking for his identity.

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 13+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 14+

Good multicultural title for high school boys

This book is the story of a boy who is struggling with his ethnic identity. He has a white mother and a Mexican father. Through his love of baseball, he makes friends and enemies and discovers a lot about himself and both of his families. I would recommend this book for a high school reader, it is important to know what all children are going through in their lives, not just the life they know. The author based this book on his real life experiences.

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Our Editors Recommend

For kids who love Latinx stories and coming-of-age tales

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