New PDF release: American Dreams

By Eduardo González Viaña,Heather Moore Cantarero

nobody is aware how Porfirio entered the us. a few say he traveled at the winds of a sandstorm, others say he walked over the hills, and nonetheless others say he flew. within the first tale of this masterful assortment, Porfirio, the donkey, follows the very actual, human flight north. Whimsical and magical, Porfirio's trip turns into mythologized as a part of the lore of the path of individuals relocating north.

From Doña Asunción, who through sheer strength of will is helping her terminally sick son outwit technological know-how . . . to a really exhausted woman demise who has misplaced all curiosity in her vocation . . . to a bottle-blond cellphone intercourse lady who’s searching for love . . . González Viaña pens daring and strong depictions of immigrant lifestyles. Infused with the hearty people traditions of Latin the US, those tales stick with immigrants as they face fierce demanding situations in adapting to existence at the different aspect of the border.

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