When his mother marries an Okie building contractor, fifteen-year-old Sonny Bravo finds his life uprooted to a small apartment building, Los Flores, where he becomes embroiled in the lives of his neighbors.I like your skin. Your skin is beautiful, your color better than theirs. Those people sit in the sun on a beach forever to get their skin to look like yours ... I didna#39;t know how to say what I wanted to say. ... I wanted to say so better, but saying I loved her nameawell, ... Spanish. I dona#39;t speak Spanish the right way. I almost cana#39;t. I almost cana#39;t talk to you.a aWhere would you go?a It was almost like I was set up to say.
|Publisher||:||Grove Press - 2009-02-01|