Books by Alexandra Diaz

THE CROSSROADS by Alexandra Diaz
Released: Sept. 4, 2018

"An incredibly heartfelt depiction of immigrants and refugees in a land full of uncertainty. (author's note, references, further reading, glossary) (Fiction. 8-12)"
Picking up a week after the grueling journey chronicled in The Only Road (2016), Diaz's profound sequel finds 12-year-old Jaime Rivera and his cousin Ángela adjusting to life in El Norte. Read full book review >
THE ONLY ROAD by Alexandra Diaz
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"A deft, harrowing, yet formulaic sketch of a complex subject. (author's note, glossary, further reading, resource list, bibliography) (Fiction. 8-12)"
Terrorized and threatened by a local drug gang, a 12-year-old boy and his 15-year-old cousin flee their Guatemalan village and seek refuge in the United States. Read full book review >