Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida
Page Count: 224
Age Range: 12 and up
Manny is an adolescent Mexican-Amerian who faces many family and personal hardships which he overcomes through hard work, courage and honesty. This story takes the reader through Manny’s journey of finding out who he is on the inside and growing into a mature young man.
This book is great for students who like realistic stories and enjoy reading about an adolescent protagonist.