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The Changing Face of America

Hispanic Roots, Hispanic Pride

Hispanic presence and influence in American culture has never been greater than right now. The Changing Face of America traces the earliest years of Hispanic presence in the US to the sprawling and diverse population of Hispanic America felt all over the United States today.

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  • The Northern Frontier
  • Mainfest Destiny
  • A Blending of Cultures
  • Rising Voices
  • Timeline
  • Glossary
  • Further Information
  • Index
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 5
Dewey 973.046
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 6.2
Guided Reading Level W
Language English
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Format Reinforced book
ISBN 9781592961436
Copyright 2004
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Deborah Kent

Deborah Kent was born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, and grew up in nearby Little Falls. She graduated from Oberlin College and received a master’s degree from Smith College School for Social Work. For four years, she was a social worker at University Settlement House on New York’s Lower East Side. In 1975, Ms. Kent moved to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, where she wrote her first young-adult novel, Belonging. In San Miguel, Ms. Kent helped to found the Centro de Crecimiento, a school for children with disabilities. Ms. Kent is the author of numerous young-adult novels and nonfiction titles for children. She lives in Chicago with her husband, children’s author R. Conrad Stein, and their daughter, Janna.