The dancing is just a setting Reyna Grande is an award-winning author, motivational speaker, and writing teacher.
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As a girl, she crossed the US—Mexico border to join her family in Los Angeles, a harrowing journey chronicled in The Distance Between Us , a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist that has been adopted as the common read selection by over twenty schools and colleges and fourteen cities across the country. I'd love it if we began a tradition of wearing a butterfly on that day!
It was exciting to see them make my story come alive onstage.
Fifty years later, it's still the time for Butterflies. Why not start an international movement? Join me in a simple new tradition: wear a butterfly a pin, a T-shirt, a barrette on November 25 for Butterflies everywhere.
The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts designed to revitalize the role of literary reading in American popular culture. They have posted a marvelous Radio Show , Reader's Guide and Teacher's Guide for the book, available on their website: neabigread.
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In December , it was my great pleasure to see the dance performance again in the Dominican Republic, along with girls from Mariposa DR Foundation , a nonprofit that rescues young girls and educates them to ensure that they will not become victims of poverty or violence. Would you like a signed -- or personalized -- copy of one of Julia's books? Account Options Sign in. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
In The Time of the Butterflies
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