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Mi Barrio from SmarterComics [Download] ➺ Mi Barrio from SmarterComics Author Robert J. Renteria – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk Don't let where you came from dictate who you are but let it be part of who you become These are the words of successful entrepreneur Robert Renteria who grew up as an infant sleeping in a dresser dra Don't let where you came from dictate who you are but let it be part of who you become These are the words of successful entrepreneur Robert Renteria who grew up as an infant sleeping in a dresser drawer This poignant and often hard hitting Mi Barrio PDF \ 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 proud emergence as a business owner and civic leader today Along the way Robert paints a vivid portrait of the numerous people who influenced his life and the forces that dragged him down gangs doing and dealing drugs an alcohol and drug addicted father that abandoned the family a sometimes abusive stepfather and climbing the broken ladder of corporate America Today Robert gives back eternally grateful for how his own life turned around This is a man who works with people who need a break who takes their hand and shows them how to get out of the proverbial gutter how to have the kind of life he has Mi Barrio based on his memoir From the Barrio to the Board Room is his way of reaching out to all the people he can't meet personally It's smart practical self help advice wrapped up in the exciting and inspiring sometimes funny and always gripping story Only someone who actually came from the streets someone who knows the specific obstacles that our youth are facing can show them how to clear their path The book drives home the point that there's nothing that any American Latino or otherwise can't accomplish through persistence hard work heart and soul.


3 thoughts on “Mi Barrio from SmarterComics

  1. Teresa Carbajal Ravet Teresa Carbajal Ravet says:

    A Graphic Review | Mi BarrioAt a time when the sense of entitlement is running rapid among all generations and oftentimes nauseating a true story of determination and hard work along with a priority for education is encouraging To read a story of a child born into poverty growing up in some of the worst circumstances among violence abuse drugs and alcohol living out the stereotypical life path that society has designated and coming out ahead and successful is inspiring Then again to be born into poverty feel cheated and damning the world for having been born and using those strong emotions to accomplish personal success and a life of giving back to society is a story rarely heard in the media The same society that had pegged you for a loser a deadbeat an embarrassment best kept obscured better yet deported back to from that which you came This is than mere inspiration it is the unadorned realities for many that have made it out of destitution triumphed in the public’s eye and have continued to use their accomplishments to help others on their own path to success Continue reading at wwwDulceBreadandBookShopcom


  2. Nic Nic says:

    I actually read this in English not Spanish but I don't see an English language edition on Goodreads My NFNT review is up here


  3. Michael Michael says:

    Simply a book not written for me But I enjoyed the illustrations and flow


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