Lucky Broken GirlBook - 2017
From Library Staff
Winner of the Pura Belpre Award for an author whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in literature for children or young adults.
A coming of age story about a Cuban-Jewish immigrant named Ruthie. Ruthie is ready to live the dream in NYC when she gets into a car accident and is put in a body cast. Will Ruthie give up, or will she learn to have new dreams?