Houston girl tells her story via book

Houston girl’s book tells of life as an immigrant
— Houston Chronicle2


Today, less than seven years later, the girl who could not understand a word her teacher said that first day is the author of a book — in English and Spanish — about her experiences as a newly arrived immigrant.

The slim volume, called Mi sueno de America/My American Dream, published by Houston-based Arte Publico, tells the story of the obstacles Yuliana had to clamber past in her first year in the United States and offers lessons for other young people who might feel like outsiders.


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