Bless Me, Ultima: A Novel

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Tonatiuh International, 1972 - Healers - 248 pages
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Ultima, a curandera, one who cures with herbs and magic, comes to Antonio Marez's New Mexico family when he is six years old, and she helps him discover himself in the magical secrets of the pagan past.

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User Review  - janerawoof - LibraryThing

A young Chicano boy in the 1940s is pulled betweem his mother's dream of his becoming a priest and his father's of his becoming a farmer like him, on the llano [prairie] of New Mexico. The boy ... Read full review

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User Review  - GeoffHabiger - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this coming-of-age story about a young boy - Tony, or Antonio - who must come to terms with his own place in the world, his faith, and the people around him. Pulled between the world of his ... Read full review


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