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The hummingbird's daughter: a novel

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The long-awaited novel from this prize- winning author: an epic mystical drama of a young woman's sudden sainthood in late-19th century Mexico. It is 1889 and civil war is brewing in Mexico. A 16 year old girl, Teresita, illegitimate but beloved daughter of the wealthy and powerful rancher Don Tomas Urrea, wakes from the strangest dream. This passionate and rebellious young woman has arisen from death with a power to heal - but it will take all her faith to endure the trials that await her now that she has become the 'Saint of Cabora.'
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9780316154529
9780316745468
9780316144872
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Last Update 2018-05-26 23:42:58PM
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subject_facet Illegitimate children -- Fiction, Mexico -- History -- 1867-1910, Mexico -- History -- 1867-1910 -- Fiction, Near-death experiences -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- Fiction, Women healers -- Fiction, Young adult fiction
title_display The hummingbird's daughter : a novel
title_full The Hummingbird's Daughter A Novel, The hummingbird's daughter : a novel / Luis Alberto Urrea
title_short The hummingbird's daughter :
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topic_facet Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Illegitimate children, Near-death experiences, Teenage girls, Women healers, Young adult fiction