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Mexican whiteboy

Matt de la PenМѓa

Mexican whiteboy

by Matt de la PenМѓa

  • 4 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Self-acceptance -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Baseball -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Cousins -- Juvenile fiction,
  • Identity -- Fiction,
  • Self-acceptance -- Fiction,
  • Racially mixed people -- Fiction,
  • Baseball -- Fiction,
  • Fathers and sons -- Fiction,
  • Cousins -- Fiction,
  • National City (Calif.) -- Juvenile fiction,
  • National City (Calif.) -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Sixteen-year-old Danny searches for his identity amidst the confusion of being half-Mexican and half-white while spending a summer with his cousin and new friends on the baseball fields and back alleys of San Diego County, California.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesMexican white boy
    StatementMatt de la Peña.
    GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P3725 Mex 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18734085M
    ISBN 100385903294, 0385733100
    ISBN 109780385903295, 9780385733106
    LC Control Number2007032302

      Mexican WhiteBoy - Ebook written by Matt de la Peña. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Mexican WhiteBoy/5(42).   "Mexican WhiteBoy shows that no matter what obstacles you face, you can still reach your dreams with a positive attitude. This is more than a book about a baseball player--this is a book about life."-Curtis Granderson, New York Mets outfielder An ALA-YALSA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults A Junior Library Guild Selection/5(62).

      HE DIED AND MET GOD, AND HE WASN'T READY. The incredible near-death experience of Fr. Rick Wendell. - Duration: Queen of Peace Media Recommended for you. "A Last Las Palmas Practice Session" Uno remains unaware of the occurrence with Uncle Beam, so when Danny is far off, Uno stresses Danny may be burnt out on their course of action. Uno knows Danny is preparing to come back to Leucadia with his mother and is amazed when it strikes him how hard it will be to bid farewell.

    Mexican whiteboy (Book) Average Rating. Author. de la Peña, Matt. Published. New York: Delacorte Press, a Mexican whiteboy / |c Matt de la Peña a Sixteen-year-old Danny searches for his identity amidst the confusion of being half-Mexican and half-white while spending a summer with his cousin and new friends on the baseball. The Hawk Family Hawks appear throughout Mexican Whiteboy and serve as both motif and symbol. To the reader, the hawk is a motif whose repeated appearance reminds the reader that the protagonist is fatherless. To Danny, however, the hawk is symbolic of his father. The first mention of a hawk is in the letter Danny composes [ ].


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"Mexican WhiteBoy shows that no matter what obstacles you face, you can still reach your dreams with a positive attitude. This is more than a book about a baseball player—this is a book about life."-Curtis Granderson, New York Mets outfielder An ALA-YALSA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults A Junior Library Guild Selection.

From the Publisher/5(12). Angry with his Caucasian mother and feeling removed from his Hispanic heritage, year-old Danny decides to spend the summer with his father’s relatives in an attempt to re-forge his identity.

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The Falcon Family Birds of prey show up all through Mexican Whiteboy and fill in as both theme and image. To the peruser, the bird of prey is a theme whose rehashed appearance reminds the peruser that the hero is orphan. To Danny, be. “Mexican WhiteBoy shows that no matter what obstacles you face, you can still reach your dreams with a positive attitude.

This is more than a book about a baseball player–this is a book about life.” –Curtis Granderson, New York Mets outfielder An ALA-YALSA Top Ten Best Book for Young Adults A Junior Library Guild Selection.

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also him not being able to fit in. Thats a problem because he is only half mexican and is treated like a Author: Oscar Gamez.