PATRICIA GOES TO CALIFORNIA
For First Year Students-Completely in English
Literacy to Intermediate Level
Blaine Ray and Verónica Moscoso
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The second novel is for 1st– or 2nd–year students. Patricia is a 15–year–old girl from Guatemala. She goes to California as an exchange student. She lives
with a caring American family but encounters prejudice at school, especially from a girl named Debbie. By chance Patricia finds Debbie in a dangerous situation.
She acts quickly and decisively to rescue her. The two girls become fast friends, and eventually Debbie goes to Guatemala to visit Patricia and her family.