The American novel about a spirited girl of the Indian country caught between two worlds. A great star-crossed love was born when Ramona blushed as the handsome young Indian Alessandro looked upon her with favor. But the adopted daughter of Senora Moreno was defying the custom of her people. Her forbidden love would drive her from place to place with Alessandro until tragedy would strike and Ramona would at last come to an understanding of herself. Recommended for grade 11. Copyright 1988, 2002, Signet Classics. Dimensions: 4.125 x 6.75 inches. 404 pp.