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Hardcover:

9780547632308 | Houghton Mifflin, April 7, 2015, cover price $16.99
9780379212259, titled "Intellectual Property: Eastern Europe & Commonwealth of Independent States" | Lslf edition (Lexis Nexis, June 1, 1995), cover price $1375.00 | also contains Intellectual Property: Eastern Europe & Commonwealth of Independent States

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Product Description: Leaving his home in Bonetti Ranch, a migrant community of dilapidated army barracks with no indoor plumbing or drinkable water, Francisco Jiménez sets off for college. He leaves behind a family struggling to pay for food and rent, and a desperate, broken father...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781455861705 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 23, 2012), cover price $49.97 | About this edition: Leaving his home in Bonetti Ranch, a migrant community of dilapidated army barracks with no indoor plumbing or drinkable water, Francisco Jiménez sets off for college.

From the perspective of the young adult he once was, Francisco Jimenez describes the challenges he faces when continuing his education. During his college years, the very family solidarity that allows Francisco to survive as a child is tested. Not only must he leave his family when his goes to Santa Clara University, but while Francisco is there, his father abandons the family and returns to Mexico. This is the story of how Francisco copes with poverty, with his guilt over leaving his family financially strapped, with his self-doubt about succeeding academically, and with separation. Once again, his telling is honest and true—and inspiring.

Hardcover:

9780547241746 | Houghton Mifflin, September 7, 2009, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the perspective of the young adult he once was, Francisco Jimenez describes the challenges he faces when continuing his education.

Paperback:

9780547250311 | Houghton Mifflin, September 7, 2009, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: From the perspective of the young adult he once was, Francisco Jimenez describes the challenges he faces when continuing his education.

Miscellaneous:

9780547422138 | Houghton Mifflin, September 7, 2009, cover price $6.99

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Product Description: Leaving his home in Bonetti Ranch, a migrant community of dilapidated army barracks with no indoor plumbing or drinkable water, Francisco Jiménez sets off for college. He leaves behind a family struggling to pay for food and rent, and a desperate, broken father...read more

Hardcover:

9780618038510 | Houghton Mifflin, August 25, 2008, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the perspective of the young adult he was then, Francisco Jiménez describes the challenges he faced in his efforts to continue his education.

Paperback:

9780547250304 | Reprint edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 7, 2009), cover price $7.99

Miscellaneous:

9780547529530 | Houghton Mifflin, September 7, 2009, cover price $6.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781455861606 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, October 23, 2012), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Leaving his home in Bonetti Ranch, a migrant community of dilapidated army barracks with no indoor plumbing or drinkable water, Francisco Jiménez sets off for college.

Prebinding:

9780606106689 | Turtleback Books, October 19, 2009, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

Product Description: "'La frontera'...I heard it for the first time back in the late 1940s when Papa and Mama told me and Roberto, my older brother, that someday we would take a long trip north, cross la frontera, enter California, and leave our poverty behind...read more

Hardcover:

9780395979020, titled "The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child" | Houghton Mifflin, October 25, 1999, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given

Paperback:

9780826317971, titled "The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child" | Univ of New Mexico Pr, September 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given

CD/Spoken Word:

9781883332716, titled "The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child" | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, January 1, 2001), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781883332440, titled "The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child" | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, January 1, 2001), cover price $21.95

Prebinding:

9781439569696, titled "The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 11, 2008), cover price $20.95 | About this edition: "'La frontera'.
9780613068031 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $23.25 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given

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Product Description: Ethnic Community Builders: Mexican-Americans in Search of Justice and Power is an oral history of Mexican-American activism in San JosZ, California, over the last half century. The authors present interviews of 14 people of various stripes―teachers, politicians, radio personalities―who have been influential in the development of a major urban center with a significant ethnic population...read more

Hardcover:

9780759111004 | Altamira Pr, August 15, 2007, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: Ethnic Community Builders: Mexican-Americans in Search of Justice and Power is an oral history of Mexican-American activism in San JosZ, California, over the last half century.

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Product Description: Ethnic Community Builders: Mexican-Americans in Search of Justice and Power is an oral history of Mexican-American activism in San José, California, over the last half century. The authors present interviews of 14 people of various stripes―teachers, politicians, radio personalities―who have been influential in the development of a major urban center with a significant ethnic population...read more

Paperback:

9780759111011 | Altamira Pr, August 15, 2007, cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Ethnic Community Builders: Mexican-Americans in Search of Justice and Power is an oral history of Mexican-American activism in San José, California, over the last half century.

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Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Prebinding:

9780613607629, titled "Breaking Through: A Migrant Child's Journey from the Field" | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

Paperback:

9780395955819 | Heinle & Heinle Pub, August 13, 1999, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Cajas de carton is the first title in the literary series Nuestra vision: U.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781883332723 | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, January 1, 2001), cover price $29.95

Reinforced:

9780606256094 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $15.60 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Hardcover:

9780618011735 | Houghton Mifflin, August 27, 2001, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Paperback:

9780618342488 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2002, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Miscellaneous:

9780547349824 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2002, cover price $6.95

Reinforced:

9780606275811 | Demco Media, October 1, 2002, cover price $16.60 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

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Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Hardcover:

9780618226177 | Houghton Mifflin, September 30, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Paperback:

9780618226184 | Houghton Mifflin, September 30, 2002, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Miscellaneous:

9780547531021 | Houghton Mifflin, October 1, 2002, cover price $6.95

Reinforced:

9780606256100 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $15.60 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

Prebinding:

9780613607841 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $18.40 | About this edition: Having come from Mexico to California ten years ago, fourteen-year-old Francisco is still working in the fields but fighting to improve his life and complete his education.

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Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given. Simultaneous.

Paperback:

9780618226160 | Houghton Mifflin, September 30, 2002, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

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Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given. Simultaneous.

Hardcover:

9780618226153 | Houghton Mifflin, September 30, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

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Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

Prebinding:

9780613890045 | Bilingual edition (Turtleback Books, September 1, 2002), cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

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Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in.

Prebinding:

9780613314541 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in.

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Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

Cassette/Spoken Word:

9781883332457 | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, January 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers a look at a migrant family, detailing their daily life and the struggles they endured to build an existence on the small opportunities they were given.

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Relates the author's most memorable childhood Christmas, spent in a farm labor tent camp, during which he drew strength from the bond of his family, in a gift book with bilingual text.

School and Library:

9780395928691, titled "The Christmas Gift/ El Regalo De Navidad: El Regalo De Navidad" | Bilingual edition (Houghton Mifflin, September 27, 2000), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: When his family has to move again a few days before Christmas in order to find work, Panchito worries that he will not get the ball he has been wanting.

Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in
By Francisco Jimenez and Simon Silva (illustrator)

Paperback:

9780618073177 | Houghton Mifflin, September 26, 2000, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in.
9780618070367 | Houghton Mifflin, September 26, 2000, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in

Miscellaneous:

9780547562476 | Houghton Mifflin, September 26, 2000, cover price $6.95

School and Library:

9780395816639 | Houghton Mifflin, September 28, 1998, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in
9780395917381 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 1998, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in

Reinforced:

9780606198134 | Demco Media, October 1, 2000, cover price $14.70 | About this edition: In his first year of school, Francisco understands little of what his teacher says.

Prebinding:

9780613314558 | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Because he can only speak Spanish, Francisco, son of a migrant worker, has trouble when he begins first grade, but his fascination with the caterpillar in the classroom helps him begin to fit in

Miscellaneous:

9780547377209 | Houghton Mifflin, October 25, 1999, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: In his first year of school, Francisco understands little of what his teacher says. But he is drawn to the silent, slow-moving caterpillar in the jar next to his desk. He knows caterpillars turn into butterflies, but just how do they do it? To find out, he studies the words in a butterfly book so many times that he can close his eyes and see the black letters, but he still can't understand their meaning...read more

Paperback:

9780756784331 | Diane Pub Co, September 30, 1998, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In his first year of school, Francisco understands little of what his teacher says.

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Product Description: incl Cesar Chavez, M Harrington, F Moore Lappe etc
By Francisco Jimenez (editor)

Hardcover:

9780916950750 | Bilingual Review Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: incl Cesar Chavez, M Harrington, F Moore Lappe etc

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Book by

Paperback:

9780916950293 | Bilingual Review Pr, June 1, 1984, cover price $17.00
9780916950194 | Bilingual Review Pr, July 1, 1980, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Book by

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