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Journey of the Sparrows

by Fran Leeper Buss

  • 100 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Puffin .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7360506M
ISBN 100142302090
ISBN 109780142302095
OCLC/WorldCa51390080

The Sparrow, an astonishing literary debut, takes you on a journey to a distant planet and to the center of the human is the story of a charismatic Jesuit priest and linguist, Emilio Sandoz, who leads a twenty-first-century scientific mission to a newly discovered extraterrestrial culture. Journey of the Sparrows by Fran Leeper Buss. After a harrowing, dangerous journey from war-torn El Salvador to the United States, read more. After a harrowing, dangerous journey from war-torn El Salvador to the United States, teenage Maria and her sister and brother settle in Chicago, waiting for their mother and youngest sister to join them.

Journey of the Sparrows. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. vfdegeorge. Terms chapter Terms in this set (15) coyote. someone who smuggles illegal immigrants into the United States (usually across the Mexican border) midwife. a woman skilled in aiding the delivery of babies. About Journey of the Sparrows. Nailed into a crate in the back of a truck, fifteen-year-old Maria, her older sister, Julia, their little brother, Oscar, and a boy named Tomas endure a terrifying and torturous journey across the U.S. border and then north to Chicago.

  The collective nouns for sparrows are: a host of sparrows a meinie of sparrows a quarrel of sparrows a tribe of sparrows a ubiquity of sparrows Asked .   Journey of the Sparrows Nailed into a crate in the back of a truck, fifteen-year-old Maria, her older sister, Julia, their little brother, Oscar, and a boy named Tomas endure a terrifying and torturous journey across the U.S. border and then north to Chicago. 5/5(1).


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Journey of the Sparrows is a contemporary book told from a first-persons point of view that reveal's themes of family relationships and just how far a young girl will go to provide for her family/5.

"The book, `Journey of the Sparrows,' by Fran Leeper Buss with the assistance of Daisy Cubias, is a novel that depicts the lives of secret immigrants who courageously triumph over incredible obstacles. "Maria, her pregnant older sister Julia and their little brother, Oscar, are illegal aliens/5(12).

Journey of the Sparrows was Buss’s debut novel. Cubias brought much of her personal experience to the story; her entire family was murdered in El Salvador and she fled to the U.S. as a young woman.

Journey of the Sparrows has the themes of survival, family, courage, faith, and immigration. It is told in the first person from the vantage point. This lesson will focus on the characters and a summary of the novel, Journey of the Sparrows, by Fran Leeper Buss. Major Characters Maria: 15, a talented artist and hard worker.

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[Fran Leeper Buss; Daisy Cubias] -- Maria and her brother and sister, Salvadoran refugees, are smuggled into the United States in crates and try to eke out a living in Chicago with the help of a sympathetic family.

Nailed into a crate in the back of a truck, fifteen-year-old Maria, her older sister, Julia, their little brother, Oscar, and a boy named Tomas endure a terrifying and torturous journey across the U.S.

border and then north to Chicago. There they struggle to find work-cleaning, sewing, washing /5(2). The Sparrow Summary. The Sparrow is a science fiction novel about a doomed Jesuit mission to the planet Rakhat.

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from El Salvador, jammed inside a. Journey of the Sparrows by Fran Leeper Buss; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Fiction, Illegal aliens, Juvenile fiction, Salvadorans; Places: United States. Journey of the Sparrows has 2 reviews and 2 ratings.

Reviewer bookworm88 wrote: oh I loved it so compelling, heart racing, beautiful book. I recommend this5/5(2). Book Summary: The title of this book is Journey of the Sparrows and it was written by Fran Leeper Buss, Daisy Cubias. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Puffin Books and has a total of pages in the : Journey of the Sparrows.

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In this story, the main character Maria, her pregnant older sister Julia and their younger brother Oscar, journey across the U.S. border and north to Chicago, the whole time 5/5(1).