In the 1960s, a young Cuban immigrant girl is adjusting to her new life in NYC when her American dream is derailed by a car accident. Author’s note.
Lucky Broken GirlBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780399546440 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Nancy Paulsen Page Count: 256 Trim Size: 8 1/4" x 5 1/2" Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.2, Points: 7 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 4.2, Points: 14 Lexile: Level: 670L Awards & Honors: 2018 AmÃ©ricas Award Honor
2018 Pura Belpré Award Winner, Text
ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2018, Older
ALA-CBC Building a Home Library Booklist - 2018
2017 Children 's History Book Prize finalist
Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Books of the Year, Middle Grade Books
VOYA’s Top Shelf Fiction for Middle School Readers 2017
Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2017, Middle Grade
Tablet Magazine Best Jewish Children’s Books of 2017, Middle Grade
The Washington Post Best Books Children’s Books of 2017, Fiction
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