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My Diary From Here to There (2002)

Author: Pérez, Amada Irma Illustrator: Gonzalez, Maya Christina
Publisher: Children's Book Press
Number of pages: 32 pages

An autobiographical tale of a young girl's journey with her family from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, to their new home in Los Angeles, California. As she and her family make their journey north, Amada records her fears, hopes, and dreams for their lives in the United States in her diary. From Juárez to Mexicali to Tijuana to Los Angeles, Amada learns that with her family's love and her belief in herself, she can make any journey and weather any change—here, there, anywhere.

ISBN 13: 978-0892391752
Reading Level (grade): 4.0
Reading Level (A-Z): P

Available in English and Spanish.