Author: Ruth Spierenburg
Category: Cuban refugees
"The story of how Elián González and his mother Elisabeth fled the island prison of Cuba to escape to the land of liberty, the United States of America. The American people took this child into their hearts on Thanksgiving Day, 1999. He was torn sobbing from his refuge on Easter weekend, 2000 and sent back to Cuba. Americans continue to weep for this child and all the suffering people of Cuba to this day"--Back cover.