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Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: This is a book of fragments, stories of moments in the lives of people along the Mexican border.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1993

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.2 URR

Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: When sixteen-year-old Teresita, the illegitimate daughter of a late-nineteenth-century rancher, arises from death possessing the power to heal, she is declared a saint and finds her faith tested by the impending Mexican civil war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books. 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URR

Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Contents: "Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US when she was young. Recently, it has dawned on her that he isn't the only man who has left town. In fact, there are almost no men in the village--they've all gone north. While watching The Magnificent Seven, Nayeli decides to go north herself and recruit seven men--her own...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2009

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Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: Describes the attempt of twenty-six men to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, a region known as the Devil's Highway, detailing their harrowing ordeal and battle for survival against impossible odds. Only 12 men came back out. 2 maps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 304.873 URR

Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: Teresita Urrea flees to Arizona with her father after the Tomochic Rebellion but is inundated with visits from pilgrims seeking her skills as a healer until she is chased to New York by assassins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC URR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URR

Urrea, Luis Alberto

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: In his final days, beloved and ailing patriarch Miguel Angel De La Cruz, known affectionately as Big Angel, has summoned his entire clan for one last legendary birthday party. But as the party approaches, his mother, nearly one hundred, dies herself, leading to a farewell doubleheader. Across one bittersweet weekend in their San Diego neighborhood, the revelers mingle among the palm trees and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URR

Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: Luis Alberto Urrea's first book, Across the Wire: Life and Hard Times on the Mexican Border, was a haunting and unprecedented look at what life is like for those living on the Mexican side of the border, eking out only the barest of lives not far from the white sands and coral reefs of Southern California. His poignant, widely acclaimed account of the struggle of these people to survive amid...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.0972 URR

Summary: A narration of short stories about married people.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Symphony Space 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC SEL

Stone, Dan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 813 STI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA 813 Stone 2007