I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

Written By Erika L. Sánchez
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Publsiher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release : 17 October 2017
  • ISBN : 1524700509
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter written by Erika L. Sánchez which was release on 17 October 2017, this book published by Knopf Books for Young Readers. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: National Book Award Finalist! Instant New York Times Bestseller! The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian meets Jane the Virgin in this poignant but often laugh-out-loud funny contemporary YA about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations, and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican-American home. Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family. But Julia is not your perfect Mexican daughter. That was Olga’s role. Then a tragic accident on the busiest street in Chicago leaves Olga dead and Julia left behind to reassemble the shattered pieces of her family. And no one seems to acknowledge that Julia is broken, too. Instead, her mother seems to channel her grief into pointing out every possible way Julia has failed. But it’s not long before Julia discovers that Olga might not have been as perfect as everyone thought. With the help of her best friend Lorena, and her first love, first everything boyfriend Connor, Julia is determined to find out. Was Olga really what she seemed? Or was there more to her sister’s story? And either way, how can Julia even attempt to live up to a seemingly impossible ideal? “Alive and crackling—a gritty tale wrapped in a page-turner. ”—The New York Times “Unique and fresh.” —Entertainment Weekly “A standout.” —NPR

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Author : Erika L. Sánchez
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2017-10-17
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : National Book Award Finalist! Instant New York Times Bestseller! The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian meets Jane the Virgin in this poignant but often laugh-out-loud funny contemporary YA about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations, and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican-American home. ...

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  • Author : Erika L. Sánchez
  • Publisher : Knopf Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019-10-22
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : When the sister who delighted their parents by her faithful embrace of Mexican culture dies in a tragic accident, Julia, who longs to go to college and move into a home of her own, discovers from mutual friends that her sister may not have been as perfect as believed....

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Author : Erika L. Sánchez
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2022-03-03
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : National Book Award Finalist Instant New York Times Bestseller ‘This gripping debut about a Mexican-American misfit is alive and crackling.’ New York Times ‘This book will change everything… A perfect book about imperfection.’ Juan Felipe Herrera, author of Half the World in Light ‘Unique and fresh.’ Entertainment Weekly The Absolutely ...

I m Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

I  m Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Author : M. M. T. BOOKS
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-06-04
  • Total pages : 100
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : * Professionally designed cover * Soft cover / paperback * Matte finish cover * 100 pages * Perfect for gel pen, ink or pencils * Handy 6" x 9" for purse, tote bag, desk, backpack, school, home or work * It will make a great gift for any special occasion: Christmas, Secret Santa, Birthday, etc....

Yo No Soy Tu Perfecta Hija Mexicana

Yo No Soy Tu Perfecta Hija Mexicana
  • Author : Erika L. Sanchez
  • Publisher : Vintage Espanol
  • Release Date : 2018-10-16
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : Finalista del National Book Award! Bestseller del New York Times! Julia no es la hija mexicana perfecta. Ese era el rol de su hermana Olga. Olga no fue a la universidad, se quedó en casa para cuidar a sus padres, limpiar la casa y trabajar a medio tiempo. Julia tiene ...

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Author : Sans mmt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-03-04
  • Total pages : 110
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : College ruled 110 pages / 6 x 9 inch Matte Finish notebook...

Crying in the Bathroom

Crying in the Bathroom
  • Author : Erika L. Sánchez
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2022-07-12
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : From the New York Times bestselling author of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter, an utterly original memoir-in-essays that is as deeply moving as it is hilarious Growing up as the daughter of Mexican immigrants in Chicago in the nineties, Erika Sánchez was a self-described pariah, misfit, and ...

Teacher s Guide Classroom Worksheets I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

Teacher s Guide Classroom Worksheets I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Author : David Lee
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2018-08-13
  • Total pages : 76
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : Classroom Worksheets and Activities is a series of books designed to provide teachers ready to use activities with students. The focus of this book is to provide student focused material. Information evaluating, labeling and discussing the text will not be presented in this series. This includes several labeled graphic organizers ...

Latina s Rejection of Gender and Cultural Roles by Using Writing to Obtain Agency

Latina s Rejection of Gender and Cultural Roles by Using Writing to Obtain Agency
  • Author : Cynthia Bazán
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : For this project, I explore two Latina female authors, Elizabeth Acevedo and Erika L. Sánchez, who work in the cross sections of ethnic literature, gender, and young adult novels. Both authors belong to communities that have historically been underrepresented in literature and in American society. Acevedo, Dominican-American, and Sá...

How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe

How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe
  • Author : Raquel Vasquez Gilliland
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2021-08-10
  • Total pages : 432
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : “Breathlessly atmospheric…A gorgeous, hopeful book.” —Rachel Lynn Solomon, author of Today Tonight Tomorrow The Hating Game meets I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter in this irresistible romance starring a Mexican American teen who discovers love and profound truths about the universe when she spends her summer on a ...

Bless Me Ultima

Bless Me  Ultima
  • Author : Rudolfo Anaya
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2022-02-22
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : A collectible hardcover fiftieth-anniversary edition of the bestselling Chicanx novel of all time, featuring a new foreword by Erika L. Sánchez, the New York Times bestselling author of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter A Penguin Vitae Edition Although only six years old, Antonio Marez is perceptive beyond ...

This Is My Brain in Love

This Is My Brain in Love
  • Author : I. W. Gregorio
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : Told in dual narrative, This Is My Brain in Love is a stunning YA contemporary romance, exploring mental health, race, and, ultimately self-acceptance, for fans of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter and Emergency Contact. Jocelyn Wu has just three wishes for her junior year: To make it through ...

When We Were Infinite

When We Were Infinite
  • Author : Kelly Loy Gilbert
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2021-03-09
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : From award-winning author Kelly Loy Gilbert comes a “beautifully, achingly cathartic” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) romantic drama about the secrets we keep, from each other and from ourselves, perfect for fans of Permanent Record and I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter. All Beth wants is for her tight-knit circle ...

The Other Half of Happy

The Other Half of Happy
  • Author : Rebecca Balcárcel
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2019-08-20
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : Quijana is a girl in pieces. One-half Guatemalan, one-half American: When Quijana's Guatemalan cousins move to town, her dad seems ashamed that she doesn't know more about her family's heritage. One-half crush, one-half buddy: When Quijana meets Zuri and Jayden, she knows she's found true friends. But she can't help ...

Everything Within and In Between

Everything Within and In Between
  • Author : Nikki Barthelmess
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2021-10-05
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1524700509
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Summary : Color Me In meets I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter in Everything Within and In Between, a deeply honest coming-of-age story about reclaiming a heritage buried under assimilation, the bonds within families, and defining who you are for yourself. For Ri Fernández’s entire life, she’s been ...