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La perdida

Author: Jessica Abel
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Carla Olivares, a young Mexican-American woman, goes to Mexico to "find herself," and moves in with an old fling. When his circle of Anglo expat friends fail to provide her with the authentic experience she seeks, Carla becomes involved with el Gordo, a drug don who takes her down a dangerous path. Presented in graphic novel form.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Cartoons
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Abel, Jessica.
Perdida.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©2006
(OCoLC)608143055
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Abel
ISBN: 9780375714719 0375714715 0375423656 9780375423659
OCLC Number: 61353130
Language Note: English and Spanish.
Description: ix, 275 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jessica Abel.
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Carla Olivares, a young Mexican-American woman, goes to Mexico to "find herself," and moves in with an old fling. When his circle of Anglo expat friends fail to provide her with the authentic experience she seeks, Carla becomes involved with el Gordo, a drug don who takes her down a dangerous path. Presented in graphic novel form.

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