Just Like Us

Just Like Us

The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America

Book - 2009
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Traces the journeys of four young Mexican women coming of age in Denver whose prospects for college and careers are shaped by their immigration statuses and heated debates about the rights of legal and illegal immigrants.
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2009
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781416538936
Branch Call Number: 305.868 THO
Characteristics: 388 p


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AL_ALISON Jun 12, 2017

This non-fiction book follows four young Mexican-American women. Two were born in the United States and two were undocumented. These women are all high-achieving students but the undocumented students must face an uncertain future as they struggle to afford college and advance in American culture. An eye-opening read that takes place in Denver.


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