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Across a hundred mountains : a novel

Author: Reyna Grande
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Atria books hardcover edView all editions and formats
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Juana Garcia leaves her small town in Mexico to find her father who left his home and family to find work in the United States. Out of money and in need of someone to help her across the border, Juana meets Adelina Vasquez, who left her family in California to follow her lover in Mexico. Together they offer each other much needed material and spiritual support.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Grande, Reyna.
Across a hundred mountains.
New York : Atria Books, 2006
(OCoLC)646904981
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Reyna Grande
ISBN: 0743269578 9780743269575 9780743269582 0743269586
OCLC Number: 67938942
Description: 259 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Reyna Grande.
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Grande puts a human face on the epic story about those who make it across the border into America, those who never make it across, and those who are left behind.  Read more...

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"Grande's deft portraiture endows even the smallest characters with grace." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review) "Reyna Grande beguiles with the spare, unadorned prose of a fabulist, then stuns Read more...

 
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