|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||University of New Mexico Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $19.95|
| Book Description: |
New Mexico's master storyteller creates a southwestern version of the Arabian Nights in this fable set in seventeenth-century Santa Fe. In January 1680 a dozen Pueblo Indians are charged with conspiring to incite a revolution against the colonial government. When the prisoners are brought before the Governor, one of them is revealed as a young woman. Educated by the friars in her pueblo's mission church, Serafina speaks beautiful Spanish and surprises the Governor with her...