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Yo!

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Algonquin Books: 1997-01-01

Seller ID: 053462

ISBN: 1565121570

Condition: Used: Very Good


ALA Notable Book. Yolanda Garcia has managed to put herself at the center of many lives. Each part of this novel is told from the viewpoint of one of those first tangled in her web and now frozen in the spotlight her literary fame has generated. While everybody from her three sisters to her third husband attempts to sort out Yo's character, motivations, and behavior, Yo herself never speaks on her own behalf, even though, in her native Spanish, her nickname means "I." "A... View more info

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How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents (Plume Contemporary Fiction)

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $3.59

Publisher: Plume: 1992-06-01

Seller ID: 054450

ISBN: 0452268060

Condition: Used: Very Good


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In the Name of Salome

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $3.79

Publisher: Plume: 2001-06-01

Seller ID: 054460

ISBN: 0452282438

Condition: Used: Very Good


"The story of my life starts with the story of my country... ." Thus begins Julia Alvarez's epic fictional account of the real-life Salome Urena-the "Emily Dickinson of the Dominican Republic." Born in the 1850s, in a time of intense political repression and turmoil, Salome's fervent patriotic poems turned her-at seventeen-into a national icon. In the Name of Salome is equally the story of Salome's daughter, Camila, who grows up in exile, in the shadow of her mother's le... View more info

Finding Miracles

By: Alvarez, Julia

Price: $5.06

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers: 2004-10-12

Seller ID: 061753

ISBN: 0375827609

Condition: New


First edition, first printing. Brand new book. Ships same or next day. View more info

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Saving the World (Shannon Ravenel Books)

By: Julia Alvarez

Price: $3.28

Publisher: A Shannon Ravenel Book: 2007-04-27

Seller ID: 029415

ISBN: 1565125584

Condition: Used: Very Good


Very Good - Condition. Binding tight, pages clean. Previous store price sticker remnants on upper right corner of front cover. Very nice copy! View more info