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Immigrants in Our Own Land

By: Baca, Jimmy Santiago

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New Directions: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2647


Signed by Baca, and dated in 1992. Soiling to the page edges. ; Signed by Author View more info

Bitter Grounds (Includes Inscribed Advance Reading Copy)

By: Benitez, Sandra

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1714


Signed by Benitez on the title page. Spanning the years between 1932 and 1977, this saga of three generations of Salvadoran women follows the fortunes of the Parietos clan and the wealthy family for whom they work as their lives are changed in unexpected ways by a letter that has lain unopened for twenty-six years. Winner of the American Book Award. An inscribed Advance Reading Copy in pictorial wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Peel My Love Like an Onion (Includes Signed Advance Reading Copy)

By: Castillo, Ana

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1387


Signed by Castillo on the title page. Slight crimping to a couple of page corners. Carmen Santos, a flamenco dancer, whose affair with her married director has begun to sour, begins seeing his grandson, and a furious love triangle takes shape. A signed Advance Reading Copy in pictorial wrappers is included.; Signed by Author View more info

Loving Pedro Infante

By: Chavez, Denise

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3960


Signed by Chavez on the title page. A bittersweet novel that follows the lives of a group of Chicanas who idolize 1950s Mexican movie star Pedro Infante and dream of finding their own Pedros in the wasteland of contemporary Cabritoville, Texas.; Signed by Author View more info

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Dreaming in Cuban

By: Garcia, Cristina

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1628


Signed by Garcia. An Uncorrected Proof in light purple wrappers. Shortlisted for the National Book Award. Three generations of the Del Pino family--Cuban expatriates--play out their dreams and dramas in Havana, Brooklyn, and the Cuban seaside in the years between 1972-1980.; Signed by Author View more info

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Every Night Is Ladies' Night

By: Jaime-Becerra, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rayo: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4716


Signed by Jaime-Becerra on the title page. This debut collection presents ten interrelated stories, most of which feature Hispanic characters living in 1980s El Monte, CA. ; Signed by Author View more info

Minos

By: Villatoro, Marcos M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Justin Charles & Co. Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4473


Signed and dated by Villatoro. An Uncorrected Proof in illustrated wrappers. Minor wears to the corners. A detective with the Nashville, Tennessee Homicide Unit, Salvadoran-American Romilia Chacon matches wits with a ruthless killer, who has self-styled himself as the mythical Minos, the demon from Dante's Inferno. ; Signed by Author View more info