Juvenile Fiction. Latino/Latina Studies. The small shops and battered houses of Lucia Street are a far cry from the uppercrust neighborhood and the posh boarding school Monica Ramos has left behind when she moves to the barrio. Monica looks up and down the street from the dilapidated house that was her mother's childhood home and decides unhappily that this will be a summer that she will never forget. She is right, in part. She does not realize, however, that the miserable summer that she expects will turn into quite an ...

The Summer of El Pintor 2001, Arte Publico Press

ISBN-13: 9781558853270

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