Journey of dreams

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Publisher:
Frances Lincoln Children's Books,
Pub. Date:
2009.
Language:
English
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This is the story of how one family survives the Guatemalan army's 'scorched earth' campaign in the 1980s and how, in the midst of tragedy, suspicion and fear, their resilient love and loyalty - and Papa's storytelling - keeps them going. On their harrowing journey as refugees to the United States, the dramatic ebb and flow of events are mirrored in the tapestries of one daughter's dreams.

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9781847800619
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subject_facet Immigrants -- United States -- Fiction, Mayas -- Fiction, Refugees -- Fiction, Voyages and travels -- Fiction
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