Brings together a remarkable selection of writings, gathering essays, short stories, & excerpts from novels that have attracted a wide readership & critical praise, as well as original pieces by lesser-known authors. Many of the works here draw on the special experience of being a member of a minority group; all speak to the universal human condition. Contributors include such well-known names as Sandra Cisneros, Julia Alvarez, Denise Chavez, Ana Castillo, Cristina Garcia, & Sandra Benitez. Mexican Americans, Cubans, Puerto Ricans, Dominicans, & other women of the Americas are all represented.
|Publisher:||Simon & Schuster|
|Product dimensions:||5.87(w) x 8.79(h) x 1.04(d)|
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I love stories inspired from the Hispanic way of life because it is relatable to me. Many of the stories in this book bring back many memories and had me laughing as well as crying. Highly recommend this book because it is a very good read!