Télécharger le livre :  The Hummingbird's Daughter

'Extraordinary . . . deeply felt and beautifully told' ObserverIt is 1889. Civil war is brewing in Mexico, and sixteen-year-old Teresita has just woken from the strangest dream - a dream that she has died. Only it was not a dream. This passionate and rebellious young...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2021-01-07

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Télécharger le livre :  The House of Broken Angels

'Epic . . . Rambunctious . . . Highly entertaining' New York Times'All we do, mija, is love. Love is the answer. Nothing stops it. Not borders. Not death.'In his final days, beloved and ailing patriarch Miguel Angel de La Cruz, affectionately called Big Angel, has...
Editeur : John Murray
Parution : 2019-08-08

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Télécharger le livre :  The House of Broken Angels

In this "raucous, moving, and necessary" (San Francisco Chronicle) story by a Pulitzer Prize finalist, the De La Cruzes, a family on the Mexican-American border, celebrate two of their most beloved relatives during a joyous and bittersweet weekend.National Bestseller...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2018-03-06

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Télécharger le livre :  The Water Museum

From one of America's preeminent literary voices comes a story collection that proves once again why the writing of Luis Alberto Urrea has been called "wickedly good" (Kansas City Star), "cinematic and charged" (Cleveland Plain Dealer), and "studded with delights"...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2015-04-07

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Queen of America

At turns heartbreaking, uplifting, fiercely romantic, and riotously funny, QUEEN OF AMERICA tells the unforgettable story of a young woman coming of age and finding her place in a new world. Beginning where Luis Alberto Urrea's bestselling The Hummingbird's Daughter...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2011-11-28

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Queen of America

At turns heartbreaking, uplifting, fiercely romantic, and riotously funny, Queen of America tells the unforgettable story of a young woman coming of age and finding her place in a new world. Beginning where Luis Alberto Urrea's bestselling The Hummingbird's Daughter...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2011-11-28

Format(s) : ePub
7,99
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Télécharger le livre :  La Hija de la Chuparrosa

Los milagros y las pasiones abundan en esta novela fascinante que ha sido aclamada como obra maestra. Es la historia de una joven Mexicana cuyas facultades para curar a los aflijidos le prestan aura de santa. Ella llega a realizar su destino sorprendiente entre las...
Editeur : Back Bay Books
Parution : 2011-11-01

Format(s) : ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Into the Beautiful North

Nineteen-year-old Nayeli works at a taco shop in her Mexican village and dreams about her father, who journeyed to the US to find work. 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...
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2009-05-19

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Télécharger le livre :  The Devil's Highway

From a Pulitzer Prize finalist, "the single most compelling, lucid, and lyrical contemporary account of the absurdity of U.S. border policy" (The Atlantic). In May 2001, a group of men attempted to cross the Mexican border into the desert of southern Arizona, through...
Editeur : Back Bay Books
Parution : 2008-11-16

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Télécharger le livre :  The Hummingbird's Daughter

This historical novel is based on Urrea's real great-aunt Teresita, who had healing powers and was acclaimed as a saint. Urrea has researched historical accounts and family records for years to get an accurate story.
Editeur : Little, Brown and Company
Parution : 2006-06-01

Format(s) : ePub
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