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I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez
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Oct 17, 2017 | 352 Pages
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Praise

“This book will change everything. . . . A perfect book about imperfection.” —Juan Felipe Herrera, Poet Laureate of the United States
 
“A wonderfully complex and interesting character.” —Los Angeles Review of Books
 
“Blistering. Julia’s persona rockets off the page and into your face from the get-go.” —Christian Science Monitor
 
“If you ever wanted to [understand] the harsh truths of immigrant life, this is the book you need to read.” —Bustle
 
“As poignant as it is incisive.” —AV Club
 
“An earnest and heartfelt tale.” —Booklist
 
“A timely and must-have account of survival in a culturally contested world.” —SLJ, Starred
 
“Beautifully written.” —Shelf Awareness, Starred

“Ultimately, it’s Julia herself who’s the key to the novel… She’ll resonate with many readers, and they’ll be glad to see her make it through a tough time.” The Bulletin, starred review

Awards

Tomas Rivera Mexican American Children’s Book Award WINNER 2018

Bank Street College Best Children’s Book of the Year SELECTION 2018

Virginia Capitol Choices Award List SELECTION 2018

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