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Brides and Sinners in El Chuco

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Brides have their dreams, sinners their secrets, but sometimes it’s not so easy to tell them apart. In the border town of El Paso—better known to its Mexican American residents as El Chuco—dramas unfold in humdrum households every day as working-class men come home from their jobs and as their wives and children do their best to cope with life. Christine Granados now plumb ...more
Paperback, 136 pages
Published February 16th 2006 by University of Arizona Press
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Hugh
Granados tells wonderful, pointed, and earthy stories that allow the reader to exist momentarily in the lives and hearts and minds of Latinos in El Paso.
Renee Thompson
I met Christine at Squaw Valley. She's a fabulous writer -- raw, funny, courageous. I loved this collection of short stories.
Sheryl
This book is both humorous and heartbreaking simultaneously.
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