Salida 8, by J Degenhardt & Diego Ojeda
Unfavorable circumstances in his native country have forced Isaías to make the harrowing journey north to the United States. His hopes and dreams are simple: to find dignified work that pays a decent wage so that he can support his family back home. In this simple but profound story, learn some of what immigrants endure on their quests to improve their families’ lives. Level 1 reader. 3900 total words, ~197 unique; 85 cognates.