Ninety miles to Havana
Source:Roaring Brook Press, New York, p.292 (2010)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3606 .L63 A615 2010
Keywords:Boy refugees--Fiction, Boys--Fiction, Brothers--Fiction, Brothers--Juvenile fiction, Bullying and bullies--Fiction, Cuba--Fiction, Cuba--Juvenile fiction, Historical fiction, Orphanages--Fiction, Parent-separated boys--Fiction, Refugees--Fiction, Refugees--Juvenile fiction, Sixties (20th century)--Fiction
Summary: When unrest hits the streets of Havana, Cuba, Julian's parents must make the heartbreaking decision to send him and his two brothers away to Miami via the Pedro Pan operation. But when the boys get to Miami, they are thrust into a world where bullies seem to run rampant and it's not always clear how best to protect themselves.
Ages 11-18; Historical Fiction