The Struggle of Life Spanish Reader
J.P. has not had an easy life, but he finally finds stability when he moves in with his father, Juan. As J.P. gets to know himself and his father—who shares his interest in wrestling—he’s also desperate to fit in with his friends. But there’s a problem only Juan knows about, and that he hopes he can fix before J.P. finds out.
Total Words: 11,100
©2017. Spanish. Level 3. High school. 5 x 8 inches. Softcover, 85 pages.
About the Author
Jennifer Degenhardt taught middle and high school Spanish for 24 years. She decided to combine her language skills with storytelling, specifically involving kids and culture. Her books highlight cultural, social, economic, and political themes necessary for continued conversation, both inside and outside the classroom. She hopes her stories will provide a platform for discussion, as anything can be solved—to some degree—with a conversation.