Summary: Eking out a living as a teacher's aide in a small New Mexican border town, Tia Regina is also raising her teenage nephew, Gabo, a hardworking boy who has entered the country illegally and aspires to the priesthood. When Gabo's father, Rafa, disappears while crossing over form Mexico, Regina fears the worst. After several days of waiting and an ominous phone call from a woman who may be...
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007
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Summary: For more than thirty years, Ana Castillo has been mesmerizing and inspiring readers from all over the world with her passionate and fiery poetry and prose. Now the original Xicanista is back to her first literary love, poetry, and to interrogating the social and political upheaval the world has seen over the last decade. Angry and sad, playful and wise, Castillo delves into the bitter side of...
Publisher / Publication Date: High Road Books is an imprint of the University of New Mexico Press 2021