Book Read


Enrique’s Journey: The Story of a Boy’s Dangerous Odyssey to Reunite with His Mother

Wednesday, June 27, 6:30 - 8:00 PM at COL-North Youth House

Based on the Los Angeles Times newspaper series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, one for feature writing and another for feature photography, Enrique's Journey is the timeless story of families torn apart, the yearning to be together again, and a boy who will risk his life to find the mother he loves. (Synopsis from Goodreads.)

Contact Kathy Roy via email to sign up to attend and discuss this important book about family love and loyalty, courage, and immigration. Books available from Molly Weyrens at COL. 

PLEASE NOTE: This book does contain some violence but there is a young adult version available. We are inviting young people from seventh grade up to be part of this discussion and recommend the young-adult version for 7-12 graders.