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By Mario Bencastro,Susan Giersbach-Rascón

ISBN-10: 1558854576

ISBN-13: 9781558854574

The English translation of writer Mario Bencastro’s Viaje a los angeles tierra del abuelo makes its debut as A Promise to maintain. This novel for teenagers explores the severe subject matters of id, patriotism, and culture—significant concerns to younger Hispanic immigrants who come of age and are trained within the usa. during this novel, Mario Bencastro attracts upon his personal adventure of operating with immigrant young people to profoundly learn the urgent subject matters and difficulties that bicultural teenagers face.
Sergio unearths himself among nations. whilst he used to be six years previous, his kinfolk emigrated from imperative the USA to l. a. and he has lived there on account that. At 16, Sergio feels he has grown up and not using a place of birth.
Sergio has spent decades below the powerful and strong impact of his grandfather, who lived with Sergio and his kinfolk until eventually he died. earlier than he died, Grandfather informed Sergio his want: after dwelling out of the country for a few years, he desires to be buried in El Salvador, his place of origin. Sergio’s struggle to honor his mentor’s want lands him in a deadly event filled with unforeseen mess ups. This trip permits Sergio to make a sequence of cultural discoveries whereas while forcing him to take cost of a tricky situation.

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