Orange Candy Slices (Paperback)
And Other Secret Tales
Pinata Books, 9781558853324, 121pp.
Publication Date: November 1, 2001
List Price: 9.95*
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In this debut collection of coming-of-age stories, Canales intoduces the reader to the cultural traditions and activities of a border community: homage to the Virgin of Guadalupe, the celebration of the day of the Three Magi, a carousel of unique saints, and a flock of very special pink plastic flamingos. With the passage of time, the narrator discovers changes within herself and the community around her.