Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories

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Vintage Books, 1991 - Fiction - 165 pages
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From the author of the widely acclaimed The House on Mango Street comes a story collection of breathtaking range and authority, whose characters give voice to the vibrant and varied life on both sides of the Mexican border. The women in these stories offer tales of pure discovery, filled with moments of infinite and intimate wisdom.

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Beautiful, beautiful prose. - Goodreads
She's a fun and inspiring writer. - Goodreads
I love Cisneros's writing. - Goodreads
Sandra is a talented writer and I enjoyed her stories. - Goodreads
So full of imagery and imagination. - Goodreads
Cisneros is such a pretty, clever writer. - Goodreads

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Honest and clear, Cisneros masters writing how blunt love that hurts. Read full review

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You must read the story 'Eyes of Zapata': it is the masterpiece within this book. Read full review

Contents

My Lucy friend Who Smells Lite Corn
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Eleven
6
Salvador Late or Early
10
Copyright

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About the author (1991)

Sandra Cisneros was born in Chicago in 1954. Internationally acclaimed for her poetry and fiction, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lannan Literary Award and the American Book Award, and of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacArthur Foundation. Cisneros is the author of the novels The House on Mango Street and Caramelo, a collection of short stories Woman Hollering Creek, a book of poetry Loose Woman, and a children's book Hairs/Pelitos. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.

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