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ISBN: 0306814528 / ISBN-13: 9780306814525

When I Was Puerto Rican

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  • When I Was Puerto Rican (Da Capo Press) – Trade paperback (2006)
    by Esmeralda Santiago

    When I Was Puerto Rican

    Trade paperback, Da Capo Press
    2006
    English
    278 pages

    ISBN: 0306814528
    ISBN-13: 9780306814525

    Esmeralda Santiago's story begins in rural Puerto Rico, where her childhood was full of both tenderness and domestic strife, tropical sounds and sights as well as poverty. Growing up, she learned the proper way to eat a guava, the sound of tree frogs in the mango groves at night, the taste of the delectable sausage called morcilla, and the formula for ushering a dead baby's soul to heaven. As she enters school we see the clash, both hilarious and fierce, of Puerto Rican and Yankee culture. When her mother, Mami, a force of ... Show more

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