Review: Bless Me, Ultima

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Exquisite prose and wondrous storytelling have helped make Rudolfo Anaya the father of Chicano literature in English. Indeed, Anaya's tales fairly shimmer with the haunting beauty and richness of his culture. The winner of the Pen Center West Award for Fiction for his unforgettable novel ALBURQUERQUE, Anaya is perhaps best loved for his classic bestseller, BLESS ME, ULTIMA. Antonio Marez is six ... Read full review

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User Review  - AuntieClio - LibraryThing

Rudolfo Anaya is now recognized as one of the founders of Chicano Literature. Bless Me, Ultima took me right back to many of the things I miss about New Mexico. Tony is six when La Grande Ultima, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - rgruberhighschool - LibraryThing

RGG: A mystical story of 1940's chicano New Mexico; young boy as protagonist; heavy emphasis on Catholicism and questioning of belief. Read full review

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