TITLE

Una nueva voz

AUTHOR(S)
Stavans, I.
PUB. DATE
September 1991
SOURCE
Commonweal;9/13/91, Vol. 118 Issue 15, p524
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews two books by Sandra Cisneros. `The House on Mango Street,' a semiautobiographical novel; `Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories,' a short story collection.
ACCESSION #
9109301275

 

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