Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age in America
Just Like Us offers a powerful account of four young Mexican women coming of age in Denver--two of whom have legal documentation, two of whom who don't--and the challenges they face as they attempt to pursue the American dream.
This book will be the feature of the Friends of the Gordon Cooper Library's upcoming One Book, One Town. Author Helen Thorpe will be in Carbondale on October 13 to speak about this book and the four girls she followed to create it. Learn more.