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Isabel's Texas Two-Step (Beacon Street Girls Special Adventures #5)
by Annie Bryant
Isabel's sister Elena Maria is turning fifteen, and the Martinez family is planning her quinceañera -- at Uncle Hector's ranch in San Antonio!
Paperback, 256 pages
Published October 21st 2008 by Aladdin
(first published October 1st 2008)
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Another Special Adventure volume of the Beacon Street Girls series for tweens, this one focuses on sensitive artist Isabel Martinez. Isabel’s large Mexican-American family is meeting up in San Antonio for her big sister Elena Maria’s quinceanera. Isabel and her sister have always been close, especially since they left Dad in their Detroit home and moved in with their Aunt Lourdes in Massachusetts so that their mom could get special treatment for Multiple Sclerosis. But Elena Maria has become ...more
This book was a pretty good book but kinda simple, if I read this book last year I would probably have loved it and given it a 5 star rating but now I think I am a bit to old. But it was interesting and had some pretty cliff-hanging parts. This book had a lot of descriptive detail that I liked. In conclusion I think thiss book was pretty good but maybe not for my age.
The story centers around Isabel, who has headed from Boston with her family to Texas for a quinceanera for her sister. Lots of subplots including a mother who has MS and a cousin who feels his parents dont respect him... A safe bet for ages 9-12.
The Beacon Street Girls books are inspired by all the preteen girls I've ever known. I wanted to create a world where girls can go to have fun and learn about who they are, while modeling real-life experiences. The first book, Worst Enemies/Best Friends, explores creating and testing friendships, skewed first impressions, and being the new kid at school. In the end, true friendship conquers all. ...moreMore about Annie Bryant...
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