The House That Lou Built Description

Lou Bulosan Nelson is going to build her dream She shares a room with her mom in her grandmother s house in San Francisco, and longs for a place of her own where she can escape her lovable but large extended Filipino family Lou has a talent for woodshop class and creating projects, and plans to build a tiny house, 100 square feet, all her own, on land that she inherited from her dad, who died before she was born.Then Lou discovers it s not so easy to build one, not when her beautiful land may not be hers for much longer and her mom may want to move out of state But she won t give up on her dream, and her friends and family won t either This heartwarming coming of age story explores culture and family, forgiveness and friendship, and what makes a house a true home.ADVANCE PRAISE FOR THE HOUSE THAT LOU BUILT Warm, funny and affirming As we get to know Lou, her extended Filipino family, and friends, the door opens into her life and, ultimately, her home Lisa Yee, author of the Millicent Min trilogy, The Kidney Hypothetical, the DC Super Hero Girls series, and other books If this book were a house, the rooms would be filled with warmth, family, and friendship Erin Entrada Kelly, author of Hello, Universe The Land of Forgotten Girls and Blackbird Fly There couldn t be a hero determined, resourceful or lovable than Lucinda Bulosan Nelson Her big dream of a tiny house is irresistible Tricia Springstubb, author of Every Single Second, What Happened on Fox Street, Moonpenny Island, and the Cody series.



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Description: Lou Bulosan Nelson is going to build her dream She shares a room with her mom in her grandmother s house in San Francisco, and longs for a place of her own where she can escape her lovable but large e

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