Bless Me, Ultima: A Novel

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TQS Publications, 1972 - American literature - 248 pages
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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.

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I loved the author's use of poetic imagery as well. - LibraryThing
The ending almost made me cry. - LibraryThing
One thing I didn't like about this book was the ending. - LibraryThing
NO illustrations but would love to see a picture. - LibraryThing
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"Bless Me, Ultima" is about a young boy, Antonio, who lives with his family in New Mexico. His mother was raised in El Puerto, within a farmer based family, and his father was raised in Las Pasturas ... Read full review

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