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Lucky Broken Girl

Ruth Behar

Based on the author's childhood in the 1960s, a young Cuban-Jewish immigrant girl is adjusting to her new life in New York City when her American dream is suddenly derailed. Ruthie Mizrahi and her family recently emigrated from Castro's Cuba to New York City. Just when she's finally beginning to gain confidence in her mastery of English and enjoyin...
Publish Date
2017
April 11
Goodreads rating
3.96
ISBN
9780399546440
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Apr 15, 2018
Another gorgeously written book. A story about an immigrant family and a little girl who suffers an accident and has to spend almost a year in a full body cast. Loved this book and can’t wait to share with my 4th and 5th graders. #sparksinthedark      source