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Malinche

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Malinche (1505-29) is infamous in Mexican history and folklore as a traitor to her people, having sacrificed her Indian heritage to become interpreter-and later, mistress-to the conquistador Hernando ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jori Richardson - Goodreads

The Aztec culture is one of my favorites to study, but unfortunately, not that many works of fiction are written on them. So, I was elated to find this book brand new for only $2 at Border's. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter Herrmann - Goodreads

Read it in Spanish, and for my primary purpose (to keep up -and improve my Spanish reading skills, was excellent ... good array of vocabulary, imagery, etc). Having read (years ago) Orville Prescott's ... Read full review

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User Review  - Syrdarya - Goodreads

I read this book because I rather enjoyed Like Water for Chocolate and Malinche seemed like it would be very interesting. I felt it was an unsuccessful attempt to show the internal conflicts Malinche ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lauren Zelaya - Goodreads

i honestly really wanted to like this book, but it didn't do it for me. i love the idea of a feminist reimagining of malinche, and some passages were strong, but it honestly didn't work for me as a ... Read full review

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User Review  - MrsT - Goodreads

This is beautiful and an absolute must read if you've ever been to mexico, are planning to visit, or eat tacos! Read full review

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User Review  - Kevan - Goodreads

Well....I am not sure if I liked it or not. Laura Esquivel is an amazing writer and the way she is able to use words is breathtaking, but I am not sure if I liked this book. Esquivel has a knack for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Briynne - Goodreads

This is a tricky one to review. On one hand, it had the lovely light touch of magical realism, an intriguing interpretation of feminism, and the benefit of one of the most savage conquests in history ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mary - Goodreads

I hated this book. I wanted to like it, but what is there to like? It is badly written, faux-mystical, and mostly incoherent. Read full review

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User Review  - Stacy - Goodreads

The main character's relationship with nature, elements and her gods was very beautiful. This novel felt like a healing of history, especially hightened for Mexicans, I'm sure. It shifts the brutal ... Read full review


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