Walking Stars by Victor Villasenor
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Walking Stars
By Victor Villasenor

Walking Stars

Stories of Magic and Power

By (author) See other recent books by Victor Villasenor
Format: Paperback / softback

Normal Price: $20.84
Your Price: $18.75 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.08! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $0.94 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available, ships in 8-11 days

Walking Stars by Victor Villasenor

Book Description

Acclaimed Latino writer's collection for young adults Best-selling novelist Victor Villasenor grew up with these stories that he now is sharing with young people far and wide. The tales of derring-do and self-discovery set to the backdrop of the Mexican Revolution and his family's immigration to the United States all involve young people overcoming physical, emotional, and psychological barriers during times of extreme stress. The over-riding message of Villasenor's exciting narrations is that we can all be heroes. Especially young people, who have the power to create their own futures, can find within themselves the power to achieve great feats of skill and courage, whether fighting witches or real-life oppressors. And, too, spirituality, imagination, and love of family are also the domain of the young, and these can help young men and women overcome all manner of adversity. Within the pages of Walking Stars is a whole cast of lovable, down-to-earth children and teenagers whose desire and perseverance take them to stardom, but a stardom different from that found on television and the popular media: It is the brilliance of becoming strong, confident, and contributing adults able to bring positive change into society.

Buy Walking Stars book by Victor Villasenor from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781558853942
ISBN-10: 1558853944
Format: Paperback / softback
(216mm x 141mm x 15mm)
Pages: 203
Imprint: Pinata Books
Publisher: Pinata Books
Publish Date: 1-May-2003
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...

Books By Author Victor Villasenor

Lion Eyes by Victor Villasenor Lion Eyes, Paperback (November 2012)

Tells the story of Jan Milburn, who came face-to-face with his totem - and was transformed.

Macho! by Victor Villasenor Macho!, Paperback / softback (October 2012)

Originally published: Houston, Tex.: Arte Publico Press, 1991.

Beyond Rain of Gold by Victor Villasenor Beyond Rain of Gold, Paperback (May 2012)

Decades ago, after penning the nonfiction epic "Rain of Gold", acclaimed author Victor Villasenor embarked on a life-changing journey. This title tells the story of the writer's initiation into the spiritual realm.

» View all books by Victor Villasenor


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Walking Stars book by Victor Villasenor and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Victor Villasenor close
Rain of Gold by Victor Villasenor
Lion Eyes by Victor Villasenor
Macho! by Victor Villasenor
Beyond Rain of Gold by Victor Villasenor
Crazy Loco Love by Victor Villasenor
Goodnight, Papito Dios/Buenos Noches, Papito Dios by Victor Villasenor
Burro Genio by Victor Villasenor
Burro Genius by Victor Villasenor
Little Crow To The Rescue/El Cuervito al Rescate by Victor Villasenor
Stranger and the Red Rooster/El Forastero y El Gallo Rojo by Victor Villasenor
Trece Sentidos by Victor Villasenor
Thirteen Senses by Victor Villasenor
Wild Steps of Heaven by Victor Villasenor
BoomerangBooks.com.au close