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De inmigrante a ciudadano (A Simple Guide to US Immigration)

by Luis Cortes Cristina Prez

De inmigrante a ciudadano: Cómo obtener o cambiar su estatus migratorio en Estados Unidos La inmigración en Estados Unidos es un asunto complejo. Y al igual que cualquier otra meta que valga la pena, obtener la ciudadanía en este país exige muchísimo trabajo. Se enfrentará a múltiples obstáculos, pero educarse acerca del proceso es el primer paso para llegar a obtener sus papeles. Este sencillo manual lo orientará a través de la complicada red de la burocracia y responderá a muchas de sus preguntas. Por ejemplo: ¿Qué pasa si entra en EE.UU. sin documentos? ¿Qué puede impedirle la obtención de la tarjeta verde? ¿Cuáles son los distintos tipos de visa? También encontrará advertencias para protegerlo de ofertas fraudulentas y del riesgo de la deportación. Y algo sumamente importante, el Rdo. Cortés le informa cuáles son sus derechos, porque ya sea inmigrante legal o no, usted tiene derechos en este país.

De mi madre lo aprend (Living by Los Dichos)

by Cristina Prez

Cristina Perez, the popular Spanish television judge, reveals how to succeed by staying connected to the valuable lessons of Latino culture.

Living by Los Dichos

by Cristina Prez

Dichos: Spanish sayings or proverbs Advice is one of the most valuable gifts a mother can give to her daughter. Cristina Pérez turns to her mother's wisdom every day by reflecting on the dichos she taught her. Here Cristina shares those that have most powerfully influenced her life and translates them into solid advice. Any woman looking for guidance -- whether she is about to leave for college or is getting married -- will find what she needs with Cristina's help. Dichos transcend age, race and religion to provide just the right answer at just the right time. Most important, Cristina shows that proudly embracing your roots and staying true to your identity will guide you down the right path. Dichos have directed Cristina through the toughest challenges and led her to success. Now let them lead you.

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