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Give the pig a chance & other stories

Author: David Rice
Publisher: Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press, ©1996.
Series: Latino literature.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection exploring issues surrounding Mexican-American life. The title story is on two cousins who have a fight over a dead pig, but come to a sincere reconciliation, in Tina La Tinaca a woman grieving the death of her son grows so fat that when she dies an emergency crew must widen a door to remove the body, while The Circumstances Surrounding My Penis is on a boy's embarrassment in discovering a physical  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Rice, David, 1964-
Give the pig a chance & other stories.
Tempe, Ariz. : Bilingual Press, ©1996
(DLC) 95031048
(OCoLC)32853008
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Rice
OCLC Number: 304158733
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (179 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The circumstances surrounding my penis --
El sapo --
Lucia's last curse --
El Cucui --
She wants to see the world --
Heart-shaped cookies --
Tina La Tinaca --
Empty corner --
In the canal --
One morning fishing --
Calves never forget --
Cutting away --
Building a mountain --
Give the pig a chance.
Series Title: Latino literature.
Responsibility: David Rice.

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A collection exploring issues surrounding Mexican-American life. The title story is on two cousins who have a fight over a dead pig, but come to a sincere reconciliation, in Tina La Tinaca a woman grieving the death of her son grows so fat that when she dies an emergency crew must widen a door to remove the body, while The Circumstances Surrounding My Penis is on a boy's embarrassment in discovering a physical difference from others his age.

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