Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories

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Vintage Books, 1991 - Fiction - 165 pages
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From the author of the widely acclaimed The House on Mango Street comes a story collection of breathtaking range and authority, whose characters give voice to the vibrant and varied life on both sides of the Mexican border. The women in these stories offer tales of pure discovery, filled with moments of infinite and intimate wisdom.

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User Review  - quaintlittlehead - LibraryThing

This book is the grown-up cousin of "The House on Mango Street," a bit darker and more scandalous. Because the stories do not all fit together into a single narrative, some shine brighter than others ... Read full review

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I didn't know what this was when I downloaded it. I'm not in the mood for love poetry and definitely not in the mood for love poetry read by a breathy 13 year old voice. Abandoned. Read full review

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My Lucy friend Who Smells Lite Corn
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Eleven
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Salvador Late or Early
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About the author (1991)

Sandra Cisneros was born in Chicago in 1954. Internationally acclaimed for her poetry and fiction, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lannan Literary Award and the American Book Award, and of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacArthur Foundation. Cisneros is the author of the novels The House on Mango Street and Caramelo, a collection of short stories Woman Hollering Creek, a book of poetry Loose Woman, and a children's book Hairs/Pelitos. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.

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