Barrio Writers by Sarah Rafael-Garcia

41MVGdQbR4L._SS300_Reading this anthology brought clarity to obstacles often overlooked that affect many of today’s youth in the barrios. Striding with hope and writing about their ambitions, ranging from careers to bonding with family, these brave writers share their diverse experiences with an honesty that is captured by their words. From their perspective, Barrio Writers is a platform that introduces participants to an outlet where their voices can be heard, and their documented stories can emerge as an inspiration to other youth.

With outlined activities at the end of each prompt, this book is a must for middle and high school classrooms!