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By Eduardo González Viaña,Heather Moore Cantarero

nobody is familiar with how Porfirio entered the U.S.. a few say he traveled at the winds of a sandstorm, others say he walked over the hills, and nonetheless others say he flew. within the first tale of this masterful assortment, Porfirio, the donkey, follows the very genuine, human flight north. Whimsical and magical, Porfirio's trip turns into mythologized as a part of the lore of the path of individuals relocating north.

From Doña Asunción, who by way of sheer strength of will is helping her terminally unwell son outwit technology . . . to a really exhausted girl dying who has misplaced all curiosity in her vocation . . . to a bottle-blond mobile intercourse woman who’s trying to find love . . . González Viaña pens daring and robust depictions of immigrant existence. Infused with the hearty folks traditions of Latin the United States, those tales keep on with immigrants as they face fierce demanding situations in adapting to existence at the different aspect of the border.

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