In K. M. Vittetoe's breakout novel, Luisa copes with single motherhood when tragedy strikes. Luisa strives to reform her life while dealing with the secrets and addictions of her parents' past. Circumstances create a unique bond between Luisa and Warren, an older, reclusive neighbor. This episodic novel weaves three stories together: Luisa's tragic present, Warren's abusive past, and the heart-wrenching love story of Luisa's parents, Reeve, a Texas rancher's daughter, and Aurelio, a Mexican immigrant. Dreams, broken and fulfilled, connect the characters on a journey that begins in Denver and leads them toward the Mexican border.aOK, Ia#39;ll get the bag and start the car. ... Since they didna#39;t have insurance, they had to use the remainder of the money from selling Stargazer on the delivery costs, which ... and garage sales to buy the necessary items for the baby, including a secondhand stroller, several outfits, and as many cloth diapers as they could find.
|Author||:||K. M. Vittetoe|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2007-11-01|