By Eduardo González Viaña,Heather Moore Cantarero
From Doña Asunción, who by way of sheer strength of will is helping her terminally ailing son outwit technological know-how . . . to a really exhausted woman demise who has misplaced all curiosity in her vocation . . . to a bottle-blond mobile intercourse woman who’s trying to find love . . . González Viaña pens daring and robust depictions of immigrant existence. Infused with the hearty people traditions of Latin the US, those tales stick with immigrants as they face fierce demanding situations in adapting to existence at the different aspect of the border.
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American Dreams by Eduardo González Viaña,Heather Moore Cantarero