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Highwire Moon - a book by Straight, Susan

Highwire Moon

A Novel

Highwire Moon( )
Author: Straight, Susan
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Open Road Integrated Media, LLC
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $29.99
Book Description:

With a new introduction by the author Finalist for the National Book Award: The story of a young mother deported and separated from her child, and the pair's efforts to locate each other years later   Highwire Moon narrates the journeys of a young mother and daughter divided. Serafina is a Mexican-Indian scraping by in Southern California; detained by immigration officials, she tragically lacks the English to...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Family Life
Author Biography
Straight, Susan (Author)
Novelist and short story writer Susan Straight graduated from Amherst College in 1984.

She teaches Creative Writing at the University of California in Riverside.

Aquaboogie, her first collection of short stories, won the Milkweed National Fiction Prize and was one of Publishers Weekly's best paperbacks (1990). I Been in Sorrow's Kitchen and Licked Out All the Pots was named one of 1992's best novels by both Publishers Weekly and USA Today. It was also a New York Times Notable Book.


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