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Queen of America : a novel

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea
Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The remarkable heroine of The hummingbird's daughter returns in this epic novel of love and loss in a restless America. Teresita's passage will take her across the nation as she comes to terms with her place in a new world. She must finally ask herself the ultimate question: is a saint allowed to fall in love?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Alberto Urrea
ISBN: 9780316154864 0316154865 9780316187640 031618764X
OCLC Number: 707964757
Description: 491 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Luis Alberto Urrea.

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After the bloody Tomochic rebellion, Teresita Urrea, beloved healer and "Saint of Cabora," flees with her father to Arizona. But their plans are derailed when she once again is claimed as the  Read more...

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"A beautiful, moving, engulfing, and engaging novel...A masterpiece of storytelling."-- Denver Post "Magisterial...Urrea's talents seem as vast as the high desert reaches of this stirring, stunning, Read more...

 
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