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Esperanza Rising chronicles one year in Esperanza's life. Over the course of the story, the young teenager experiences many challenges. She loses her father, her home, and everything she has ever known. However, following the example of her mother and grandmother, Esperanza is able to adapt to and succeed in the changing world around her. Although she wants to give up many times, Esperanza perseveres in order to hold her family together and help those around her who are struggling.