Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories

Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories

eBook - 1992 | 1st Vintage contemporaries ed.
Average Rating:
Rate this:
3
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.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1992.
Edition: 1st Vintage contemporaries ed.
ISBN: 9780804150880
0804150885
Characteristics: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. My Lucy friend who smells like corn
My Lucy friend who smells like corn
Eleven
Eleven
Salvador late or early
Mexican movies
Barbie-Q
Mericans
Tepeyac
2. One holy night
One holy night
My Tocaya
3. There was a man, there was a woman
Woman Hollering Creek
The Marlboro man
La fabulosa : a Texas operetta
Remember the Alamo
Never marry a Mexican
Bread
Eyes of Zapata
Anguiano religious articles rosaries statues
Little miracles, kept promises
Los boxers
There was a man, there was a woman
Tin tan tan
Bien pretty.
Summary: 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.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

c
cristinaym
Oct 17, 2017

Fantastic and quick read. It was wonderful to read about WOC by a WOC from the perspective of a WOC. A gem.

WVMLStaffPicks Dec 23, 2014

A Chicano author who writes passionately and poetically about the lives of women on both sides of the Mexican border.

George Nomikos Sep 17, 2013

My first book by Cisneros, what a treat...very talented, lyrical, political

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at CML

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top