Woman hollering creek and other stories

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Vintage Books, 1991 - Fiction - 165 pages
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A collection of stories, 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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If I could, I'd give this a 4.5 rating. Cisneros' literary voice is so compelling. The stories sound as if they're being told, pulling you into street corner gossip. She has beautiful control of ... Read full review

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It was one of the best ethnic literature assigned books I have had! the madonna/whore story resonated I still laugh out loud! yes that is me: the heart of Mother Teresa and the sensuality of Sharon Stone! Read full review

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Sandra Cisneros Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories Criticism
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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.