La Reina Norteamericana, Luis Alberto Urrea
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La Reina Norteamericana

Author: Luis Alberto Urrea

Narrator: Maria del Carmen Siccardi

Unabridged: 18 hr 27 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Hachette Audio

Published: 12/05/2017

Genre: Fiction - Historical

Synopsis

Una historia a veces desgarradora, inspiradora, apasionadamente romA¡ntica y con desenfrenado humor, La Reina Norteamericana es un relato sobre una joven que alcanza su mayorA­a de edad y tiene que encontrar su lugar en un mundo nuevo. Comenzando donde se quedA³ el bestseller de Luis Alberto Urrea The Hummingbird's Daughter, ahora en La Reina Norteamericana nos vuele a reunir, en Arizona en 1982, con la joven Teresita Urrea, amada curandera y "Santa de Cabora," y su padre. Asediada por lo colonos quienes necesitan desesperadamente de sus poderes curativos, y perseguida por asesinos, ella tiene mA¡s opciA³n que escapar hacia las tierras fronterizas y embarcar en un extraordinario viaje hacia el corazA³n de la NorteamA©rica de fin de siglo. Esta aventura de Teresita la lleva desde Nueva York a San Francisco, pasando por St. Louis, donde conoce realeza europea, poetas cubanos, reinas de belleza, inmigrantes ansiosos y poderosos magnates, entre los cuales se encuentra un hombre que la obligarA¡ a finalmente formularse la pregunta mA¡s importante de su vida: A¿se le permite a una santa enamorarse?

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