|Publisher:||Knopf Publishing Group|
|Edition description:||1st Anchor Books ed|
About the Author
Alma Luz Villanueva is a novelist, poet, essayist, and writer of short fiction. Her work has won several awards including an American Book Award for her first novel, THE ULTRAVIOLET SKY, and a Latin American Writers Institute Award for poetry for PLANET with MOTHER, MAY I?. She lives in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.
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This novel won the American Book Award, was chosen for New American Writing, an is listed in '500 GREAT BOOKS BY WOMEN' (from the 13th century to the present)- it continues to sell as a textbook around the world as well as finding new readers.