Petra reist nach Kalifornien by Blaine Ray. Required reading assignment for rising German GLA Novice Mid.
Original German novel for first year students with just 300 words. This is the second novel in a series of four easy German novels for first or second year students. Petra is a 15-year-old girl from the German Island of Rügen who goes to California as an exchange student. She lives with a caring American family but encounters prejudice at school, especially from a girl named Debbie. By chance, Petra finds Debbie in a dangerous situation. She acts quickly and decisively to rescue her. This incident and what happens afterwards profoundly affects the girls.
Brief and captivating - paperback, 55 pages.