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Review: Gringos

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

Charles Portis, the author of True Grit, writes here about American expatriates in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico through the first-person narration of Louisiana native Jimmy Burns. (Without meaning to, I ... Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

This Portis fella can really spin a yarn. A meandering tale, but the book is spot on and didn't drag or run off course. I read it in 24 hours. The main character is highly likable, and the rest of the lot ridiculous and entertaining. I would definitely read another by him. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Erin - Goodreads

This Portis fella can really spin a yarn. A meandering tale, but the book is spot on and didn't drag or run off course. I read it in 24 hours. The main character is highly likable, and the rest of the lot ridiculous and entertaining. I would definitely read another by him. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Charles Portis, author of the more familiar "True Grit", tells this tale of Americans (Gringos) running around the Yucatan during the heyday of Mayan archaeology. I enjoyed this book, a good story can be told without graphic violence, over-the-top profanity, and/or gratuitous sexuality. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

His best yet (among what I've read). Great stuff Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

His best yet (among what I've read). Great stuff Read full review

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User Review  - Tyler Smith - Goodreads

Plenty of hilarious moments, but not Portis's best stuff. Too long. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Goodreads

Plenty of hilarious moments, but not Portis's best stuff. Too long. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Tyler Smith - Goodreads

Plenty of hilarious moments, but not Portis's best stuff. Too long. Read full review

Review: Gringos

User Review  - Timothy Riley - Goodreads

I wanted to read this book because it is set in the Yucatan where I've been several times. Much of the book is set amongst Mayan ruins and the author knows the basics about Mayan culture and weaves it ... Read full review


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