Into the Beautiful North

By Luis Alberto Urrea; Susan Ericksen (Narrator)
(Tantor Media, MP3 CD, 9781400162062)

Publication Date: June 2009

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback, Hardcover, Compact Disc, Compact Disc

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Selected by Indie Booksellers for the June 2009 Indie Next List
“What do you do if the men have left your village? Nayeli and her friends leave their Mexican village on a quest to bring a few good men home. Luis Alberto Urrea's latest novel is beautifully written, and is full of humor and humanity.”
-- Deon Stonehouse, Sunriver Books, Sunriver, OR


Beloved bestselling author Luis Alberto Urrea returns with a brilliant, ebullient, and timely road novel about a young woman's journey north, to America.

About the Author

Luis Alberto Urrea is one of America's most critically acclaimed authors. His previous books include The Hummingbird's Daughter, The Devil's Highway, and Across the Wire. He has received a Lannan Literary Award, a Christopher Award, an American Book Award, and a Western States Book Award. Urrea lives with his family in Naperville, Illinois, where he is a professor of creative writing at the University of Illinois-Chicago. Susan Ericksen is an actress who performs on stage and television. An Audie Award and AudioFile Earphones Award winner, Susan has recorded many audiobooks, including Naked in Death by J. D. Robb and Savannah Blue by Mary Kay Andrews.

Praise For Into the Beautiful North

"[A] lush, rollicking novel of quests, self-discovery, and romance." ---Booklist Starred Review

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