֍Today is the Day, Nancy Riecken and Catherine Stock, (1996 ), 28 pp. 14 oz --- [ages: 6-10] [Refugee and Immigrant Experiences]
Yesenia, a young Mexican girl eagerly awaits her absent father’s return, trusting that her father will return home. She hopes too, that his work away from home may bring money for school and new shoes. A good book of family strength that can help children understand the challenges and family living patterns that impact many families in Mexico and Central America.