The Hummingbird's Daughter
By Luis Alberto Urrea
(Little, Brown and Company, Hardcover, 9780316745468, 512pp.)
Publication Date: May 2005
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
Categories: Historical - General
This historical novel is based on Urrea's real great-aunt Teresita, who had healing powers and was acclaimed as a saint. Urrea has researched historical accounts and family records for years to get an accurate story.