All the Stars Denied
When resentment surges during the Great Depression in a Texas border town, Estrella, fifteen, organizes a protest against the treatment of tejanos and soon finds herself with her mother and baby brother in Mexico.
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Homelessness; Separation; Bicultural; Biethnic; Race discrimination; separated parents; displaced; refugee; two cultures; cultural heritage; racism; prejudice; segregation; marginalized group of people
Texas; Great Depression; Mexico; Mexican; Mexican-American; ranch; deportation; citizens; activism; repatriation; abuse; violence; kidnapping; abduction; discrimination; injustice
McCall, Guadalupe Garcia, "All the Stars Denied" (2018). Diverse Families. 2157.