Salsa on Bagel depicts the formative years of Samuel Macias, from his first, most cognitive year at age five, to the swirling series of experiences surrounding his understanding of carnal knowlege just before age 19. Samuel Macias is born in Juarez, Mexico, where about half of the book takes place. Contrast between American life and small-town Mexican living is contemplated from the perspective of a Protestant - a Saturday-observing Protestant no less - in a predominantly Catholic country. From age ten, his story becomes the unique and yet, very common story of an immigrant in the land of opportunity. Do religion, sexuality, ethnicity, and other factors help Samuel size that opportunity? Find our in this adventure of emotion , humour, pop history, and rental-bedroom philosophizing.It pinched her waist, making the waist look smaller, but that wasna#39;t as important to me. ... Her face was like an example of the perfection of creation: her eyebrows rich and dark, and looking almost like they were painted on by the design of a ... or mascaraaed lashes perfectly setting and highlighting her gaze; her nose beautifully shaped, not blunt or extremely chisa eled; her mouth, sweet and inviting, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Salsa on Bagel|
|Author||:||Moses Luevano Garcia|
|Publisher||:||Trafford Publishing - 2004|