Bad Angel

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Mar 1, 1997 - Fiction - 304 pages
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Told in shifting first-person narratives, this compelling novel vividly evokes the the lives of the women and children in one of New York City's toughest barrios, showcasing a variety of memorable characters. "An authentic account of hardship and faith".--"The New York Times Book Review".

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About the author (1997)

Helen Benedict, a Columbia University professor, has written four previous novels, five nonfiction books and a play. Her novels have received citations for best book of the year from the L.A. Times and the Chicago and New York Public Libraries. She has been granted fellowships from the Virginia Center for the Arts, Yaddo, MacDowell, and Cummington Community of the Arts.

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