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Flowers In The Dust
Can two people from opposite worlds forge a life together? It's 1938 in Asuncion, Paraguay. Chola is a young and innocent woman, born and raised in ultra-conservative, Catholic South America. Hans is a recent immigrant, the handsome son of a wealthy Jewish family from Berlin. Chola doesn't speak a word of German and Hans doesn't speak a word of Spanish. Yet there is a stro ...more
Paperback, 294 pages
Published April 25th 2013 by Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
(first published April 19th 2013)
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"Flowers in the Dust" has reignited my love for reading. I have not taken time to read for my own pleasure in years. Since I recieved this book last week, I am waiting for a precious few minutes each day to read about Chola and her trials with Hans and the rest of her family. She is such a strong and admirable woman - a devoted mother and committed wife. Her story is so compelling, touching and historically interesting as well.
|can two people from different cultures, religions and social status find happiness together?||1||3||May 03, 2013 04:18PM|
Myriam Alvarez was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 1996, she moved to New York City, where she worked for 12 years as a foreign correspondent for an international news agency, at the United Nations Headquarters. She has over 20 years of experience as a journalist and freelance writer. Currently, she writes for several Hispanic magazines. She lives in New Jersey, with her husband and two sons. ...more