In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note.
SubjectsAlternating Point of View, Historical Fiction, Novel-in-Verse
Publisher:Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Reviews:School Library Connection Starred, School Library Journal Starred, VOYA Starred
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