Amelia's road - Soar to success Author:Linda Jacobs Altman Amelia Luisa Martinez, a young girl from a migrant worker family, discovers a special tree that symbolizes her desire for a permanent home, away from the meandering roads that lead to work in the fields.
This is a story about a young girl whose parents are migrant farm workers. Her family moves around to follow work and she wants a place to call home. The book describes how children can accept new students in school and make friends. It also helps children find ways to deal with tough times. It is a sad story that also shows strength.