|Author: Alma Fullerton|
|A moving story about determination and hope, "Libertad" is a stunning free verse novel by the author of "Walking on Glass." It follows a boy and his younger brother who set out to cross the Rio Grande into the United States from Mexico to find their father after their mother is killed.|
From the Publisher:
After their mother is killed in a freak accident, Libertad and his little brother Julio brave the dangers of traveling from poverty-stricken Guatemala City to the United States in the hopes of reuniting with their father.