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By Eduardo González Viaña,Heather Moore Cantarero

nobody understands 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 actual, 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 ailing son outwit technological know-how . . . to a truly exhausted girl dying who has misplaced all curiosity in her vocation . . . to a bottle-blond telephone intercourse woman who’s searching for love . . . González Viaña pens daring and robust depictions of immigrant existence. Infused with the hearty people traditions of Latin the US, those tales keep on with immigrants as they face fierce demanding situations in adapting to existence at the different part of the border.

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