MI BARRIO FROM SMARTERCOMICS. BASED ON THE BOOK FROM THE BARRIO TO THE BOARD ROOM.
Renteria, Robert, as told to Corey Michael Blake. Illustrated by Shane Clester.
Mundelein, Illinois: Writers of the Round Table Press, 2010. 1st ed. 4to, wrps, 55 p., illus. New Paperback 9781610660006 Don't let where you came from dictate who you are, but let it be part of who you become. Successful entrepreneur Robert Renteria grew up sleeping in a dresser drawer. This hard-hitting comic memoir traces Robert's life from a childhood of poverty and abuse in one of the poorest areas of East Los Angeles, to his emergence as a business owner and civic leader today. (Item ID: 154531)