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Interview with “Migrant” author José Mateo

literarykids: Migrant, by José Mateo, illustrated by Javier Martínez Pedro. illustrations © Javier Martínez Pedro. I spoke with author José Mateo about his inspiration for Migrant, the significance of the codex format, and what he hopes to achieve with this book’s publication. In the spirit… Interview with “Migrant” author José Mateo

 Migrant, by José Mateo, illustrated by Javier Martínez Pedro. illustrations © Javier Martínez Pedro.  “Migrant,” by José Mateo, illustrated by Javier Martínez Pedro; Abrams Books for Young Readers, $17.95, 22 pages, ages 10 and up.  Over 5.5 million children of illegal immigrants live in the United States, and their stories go largely undocumented. Migrant chronicles

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Interview with “Migrant” author José Mateo

Migrant, by José Mateo, illustrated by Javier Martínez Pedro. illustrations © Javier Martínez Pedro.   I spoke with author José Mateo about his inspiration for Migrant, the significance of the codex format, and what he hopes to achieve with this book’s publication. In the spirit of Migrant, I have included the Spanish as well as

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Interview with “Migrant” author José Mateo

Migrant, by José Mateo, illustrated by Javier Martínez Pedro. illustrations © Javier Martínez Pedro.   I spoke with author José Mateo about his inspiration for Migrant, the significance of the codex format, and what he hopes to achieve with this book’s publication. In the spirit of Migrant, I have included the Spanish as well as

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