Becoming Naomi León is a great read for the advanced reader. Naomi has problems because of her different clothes and unusual last name. Along with added problems with the return of her mother, she learns to overcome these issues. Naomi learns to think positive with the influence of her friend and little brother and learns who she really is. This is a great book for the class to learn about how to treat others that might not have material items and for less fortunate learn how to deal with similar problems.