The grass is always greener on the other side ... some of the time. And when Alicia Maravilla leaves the austere reality of her Mexican village for promising America, this is exactly what she believes. "Alicia Maravilla" is the story of one crossing of the Rio Grande that leads to life altering discoveries and experiences for a young Mexican woman. Entering into America, Alicia realizes that her culture shock is becoming a culture clash as she is faced with the unfamiliar customs of the United states and the changes that ...

The Alicia Maravilla 2003, Pentland Press (NC)

ISBN-13: 9781571973481