Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 9 - 12Grades 3 - 5n/a4.964207
ONE NIGHT SOPHIE and her parents are called to a hospital where Pedro, 6-year-old Mexican boy, is recovering from dehydration. Crossing the border into Arizona with a group of Mexicans and a coyote, or guide, Pedro and his parents faced such harsh conditions that the boy is the only survivor. Pedro comes to live with Sophie, her parents, and Sophie's Aunt Dika, a refugee of the war in Bosnia. Sophie loves Pedro - her Principito, or Little Prince. But after a year, Pedro's surviving family in Mexico makes contact, and Sophie, Dika, Dika's new boyfriend, and his son must travel with Pedro to his hometown so that he can make a heartwrenching decision.
Paperback, 304 pages
Published on May 12, 2009 by Delacorte Books for Young Readers
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  • bananagirl
    bananagirlWednesday, November 14, 2012 at 1:45 pm44 stars
    I think this book is about so far a romantick book about a girl her nick name (Lime Girl) and a boy named i don't reimember but it stars with a (a). But Im still trying to find out why the books called Red glass.