Search Results: "Rolando Hinojosa"


BOOK REVIEW

THE VALLEY / ESTAMPAS DEL VALLE by Rolando Hinojosa
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 30, 2014

"Acquiring full force in the context of the story cycle to which they gave birth, Estampas del Valle/The Valley are essential texts for students of borderlands and Mexican-American literature."
Reissue, in one volume, of the stories that inaugurated Hinojosa's (Creative Writing/Univ. of Texas) long-running Klail City Death Trip series. Read full book review >

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Released: June 13, 2015

"Practical, perennial direction for the modern man."
Sage guidance that aims to help men finesse the nuances of the opposite sex. Read full book review >

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HECTIC ETHICS by Francisco Hinojosa
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 1998

Eight satirical stories chosen from three collections previously published by an award-winning Mexican writer. Read full book review >

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RAISING RAUL by Maria Hinojosa
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 25, 1999

"A lusty tale of coming to womanhood that reconciles past and complex present in a way that will resonate with all women, Latina or no. (Author tour)"
A salsa-spiced memoir of a "Latina gringa," who struggles with career, marriage, motherhood, and the push-pull of her Mexican heritage vs. the ambitious, independent woman formed in "gringo-landia"—the United States. Read full book review >

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MIRROR IMAGE by Ice-T
Released: May 7, 2013

"A noir for fans of Ice-T, with lots of excremental swearing and raunchy epithets."
Working with a new co-author, rapper, reality TV star and Law & Order: SVU actor Ice-T has produced his second gangster thriller (Kings of Vice, 2011). Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"A passionate hymn to the power of the American Dream."
Renowned neurosurgeon and neuroscientist Quiñones-Hinojosa's life story is as unlikely as it is inspiring. Read full book review >