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Orange Candy Slices

And Other Secret Tales

Viola Canales


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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.

Pinata Books, 9781558853324, 121pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2001