I Wanna Be your ShoeboxBook - 2008
Thirteen-year-old, clarinet-playing, Southern California surfer, Yumi Ruiz-Hirsch, comes from a complex family--her father is Jewish-Japanese, her mother is Cuban, and her parents are divorced--and when her grandfather Saul is diagnosed with terminal cancer, Yumi asks him to tell her his life story, which helps her to understand her own history and identity.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2008
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 198 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: I want to be your shoebox