Summary: When thirteen-year-old Erica "Chia" Montenegro finds out her mother has breast cancer, she makes a promise to God to raise money for breast cancer awareness and discovers that when family and friends work together, miracles can happen.
Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2013
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Summary: Fifth grader Luna Ramos has a great many cousins, mostly on her father's side, but one of them, Claudia, is a source of constant annoyance; their current feud begins when Luna is punished for locking Claudia in the restroom at another cousin's quinceanera--but when there's a bullying situation at school, Luna realizes that, despite their disagreements, cousins have to stand up for each other.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018
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Summary: After the death of her mother, Texas sixth-grader Lina's grades and mood drop as she watches her father lose himself more and more in books, while her best friend uses Lina as an excuse to secretly meet her boyfriend.
Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010
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Summary: When Miguel finds himself in the Land of the Dead, he meets a trickster named Hector who helps him uncover the real story behind Miguel's family history.
Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2017