Friday, September 12, 2008

Mexican White Boy

Mexican White Boy by Matt de la Pena
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.

1 comment:

Paula Rohrlick said...

...There's much more going on here than just baseball: some surprising realizations about fathers, family, and street violence...and terrific dialogue. This is a winner...