By Reyna Grande
When her mom and dad make the harmful and unlawful trek around the Mexican border in pursuit of the yankee dream, Reyna and her siblings are pressured to dwell with their stern grandmother, as they look forward to their mom and dad to construct the root of a brand new life.
But whilst issues don’t cross relatively as deliberate, Reyna reveals herself getting ready for her personal trip to “El Otro Lado” to reside with the guy who has haunted her mind's eye for years: her long-absent father. either humorous and heartbreaking, The Distance among Us beautifully captures the fight that Reyna and her siblings persisted whereas attempting to assimilate to another tradition, language, and kin existence in El Otro Lado (The different Side).
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