1st ed. - Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 1999.
ix, 155 p. ; 22 cm.
Crash boom love
In this novel in verse -- unprecedented in Chicano literature -- renowned poet Juan Felipe Herrera illuminates the soul of a generation. Drawn from his own life as well as a lifetime of dedication to young people, CrashBoomLove helps readers understand what it is to be a teen, a migrant worker, and a boy wanting to be a boy.(source: Nielsen Book Data)
Consortium of Latin American Studies Programs Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 1999.