Moving to Persimmon, New Mexico, with her unconventional mother, a teenage Rita finds her life taking unexpected turns when she enters the local high school, acquires a boyfriend, and becomes involved in the revenge scheme of Rudy Salazar, a boy from the wrong side of the tracks.
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About the Author
Robert Boswell lives with his wife, the writer Antonya Nelson, and their children in Las Cruces, New Mexico, and Telluride, Colorado. He is an associate professor of English at New Mexico State University and is on the faculty of the Warren Wilson MFA program for writers. He has been the recipient of two National Endowment for the Arts fellowships, a Guggenheim fellowship, the PEN West Award for fiction, the Evil Companions Prize, and the Iowa School of Letters Award for short fiction.