In this story, a woman and her child leave Mexico to live in the United States. When they arrive in the U.S., they have very difficult time navigating life in their new country. They do not speak the language, and they do not understand many things. One day they find a library and it changes everything. They begin reading books and learning the English language and so many other new things! Now that they can speak English, they have a voice. They have dreams about what they will become in the new land, and how to make their home there.