Bless Me, Ultima: A Novel

Front Cover
TQS Publications, 1972 - American literature - 248 pages
921 Reviews
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
297
4 stars
295
3 stars
213
2 stars
84
1 star
32

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - BookConcierge - LibraryThing

3.5*** Opening Lines: Ultima came to stay with us the summer I was almost seven. When she came the beauty of the llano unfolded before my eyes, and the gurgling waters of the river sang to the hum of ... Read full review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

Great story!

All 4 reviews »

Contents

Section 1
25
Section 2
36
Section 3
44
Copyright

12 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

Bibliographic information