Bless Me, Ultima: A Novel

Front Cover
Quinto Sol Publications, 1972 - American literature - 248 pages
Tony faces the daunting prospect of growing up amidst constant religious and cultural uncertainty. His mother is a devoted Catholic, but her influence is challenged by Ultima--a woman with magical healing powers. As Tony follows his own path toward adulthood, he relies on Ultima's wisdom. With her guidance, he is able to forge his unique identity.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - bereanna -

I read this as one of the banned books in the Let’s Talk About It series at the Surfside Library. As a somewhat autobiography of byhe author’s experiences, it is reflective of Hispanic lives in the ... Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - over.the.edge -

# 2 of 100 Classics Challenge Bless Me, Ultima By Rudolfo Anaya 1972 FANTASTIC!! Sometimes a book draws you in by its plot. Sometimes by its location. And many times by its characters. This book drew ... Read full review

All 4 reviews »


Section 1
Section 2
Section 3

12 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information