Pillars of Gold and Silver

By Garza, Beatriz De LA

Publishers Summary:
After her father is killed in the Korean War, young Blanca Estela and her mother leave California to spend the summer in Revilla, an old town in Northern Mexico with Blanca's grandmother. At first, Blanca is unhappy in their holiday retreat, but gradually makes friends and becomes part of the community.

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ISBN
978-1-55885-206-8
Publisher
Arte Publico Press


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Library Journal

Reviewed on November 15, 1997

Appropriate for young adults as well as adults, this lovely coming-of-age novel tells of young Blanca Estela, who, following the death of her father in the Korean War, moves briefly with her mother from California to her grandmother's home in northern Mexico. Uncomfortable at first--especiall...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

School Library Journal

Reviewed on July 1, 1998

Gr 5-8 After her father is killed in the Korean War, young Blanca Estela and her mother leave their California home to spend the summer with her maternal grandmother in a small town in northern Mexico. Once settled in Revilla, Blanca Estela co...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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