We found 45 results
indigoBooksJulia Alvarez


Showing 1 - 12 of 45 Results
Paperback

$15.72 online

$23.95

save 34%

In stock online

Available in stores

It is November 25, 1960, and three beautiful sisters have been found near their wrecked Jeep at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. The official state newspaper reports their deaths as accidental. It does not mention that…

Paperback

$9.07 online

$10.99

save 17%

In stock online

Not available in stores

After Tyler's father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their Vermont farm from foreclosure. Tyler isn’t sure what to make of these workers. Are they undocumented? And what about the three…

Paperback

$22.33 online

$22.95

In stock online

Available in stores

The Garcías-Dr. Carlos (Papi), his wife Laura (Mami), and their four daughters, Carla, Sandra, Yolanda, and Sofía-belong to the uppermost echelon of Spanish Caribbean society, descended from the conquistadores. Their family compound adjoins the palacio of the…

Mass Market Paperback

$7.99

In stock online

Available in stores

Anita de la Torre never questioned her freedom living in the Dominican Republic. But by her 12th birthday in 1960, most of her relatives have emigrated to the United States, her Tío Toni has disappeared without a trace, and the government’s secret…

Return To Sender

by Julia Alvarez

|September 14, 2010

Paperback

$8.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

An award-winning, moving, and timely story about the families of undocumented workers by renowned author Julia Alvarez.   After Tyler’s father is injured in a tractor accident, his family is forced to hire migrant Mexican workers to help save their…

Where Do They Go?

by Julia Alvarez

|This title releases September 27, 2016

Picture Books

$21.95

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Bestselling novelist (How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents) and children's (The Tia Lola Stories) author Julia Alvarez's new picture book is a beautifully crafted poem for children that gently addresses the emotional side of death. The book asks, "When…

Paperback | Spanish

$20.94 online

$20.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

Cuando las hermanas García —Carla, Sandra, Yolanda y Sofía— y sus padres huyen de la República Dominicana buscando refugio de la persecución política, encuentran un nuevo hogar en los Estados Unidos. Pero el Nueva York de los…

Mass Market Paperback

$9.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Available in stores

MILLY KAUFMAN IS an ordinary American teenager living in Vermont—until she meets Pablo, a new student at her high school. His exotic accent, strange fashion sense, and intense interest in Milly force her to confront her identity as an adopted child from…

Mass Market Paperback | Spanish

$7.66 online

$7.99

In stock online

Available in stores

Now available in Spanish, the book Horn Book called “a realistic and compelling account of a girl growing up too quickly while coming to terms with the cost of freedom.” I wonder what it would be like to be free? Not to need wings because you…

In stock online

Not available in stores

Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award, a “phenomenal, indispensable” (USA Today) exploration of the Latina “sweet fifteen” celebration, by the bestselling author of How the García Girls Lost Their Accents and In the…

Paperback | Spanish

$7.99

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

Julia Alvarez’s heartwarming novel—now in Spanish. De cómo tía Lola vino de visita a quedarse , una novela juvenil de Julia Alvarez, cuenta la deliciosa historia de una familia dominicana, instalada en Vermont, que recibe la visita de…

Paperback

$20.95

In stock online

Not available in stores

Latina novelist Alma Huebner is suffering from writer's block and is years past the completion date for yet another of her bestselling family sagas. Her husband, Richard, works for a humanitarian organization dedicated to the health and prosperity of developing…