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The long night of white chickens

Author: Francisco Goldman
Publisher: New York, NY : Grove Press, [2013?] ©1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It is the story of Roger Graetz, raised in a Boston suburb by an aristocratic Guatemalan mother, and his relationship with Flor de Mayo, the beautiful young guatemalan orphan sent by his grandmother to live with family as a maid.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francisco Goldman
ISBN: 0802144608 9780802144607
OCLC Number: 852389083
Notes: Includes reading group guide.
Description: 570 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Francisco Goldman.

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In 1981, a 21-year-old Guatemalan-American writer burst onto the literary scene with a string of short stories in Esquire and Playboy. Over the next five years, in response to the horrors occurring  Read more...

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"It is a wonderful book . . . this remembrance of the Massachusetts life and Guatemalan death of Flor de Mayo Puac, sometime maid and confidante and older-sister to Roger Graetz . . . . Complex as Read more...

 
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