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If I die in Juárez

Stella Pope Duarte

If I die in Juárez

by Stella Pope Duarte

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poor women -- Fiction,
  • Women -- Mexico -- Fiction,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez -- Fiction,
  • Murder -- Mexico -- Ciudad Juárez -- Fiction,
  • Ciudad Juárez (Mexico) -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStella Pope Duarte.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesCamino del sol
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3554.U236 I38 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18004612M
    ISBN 109780816526673
    LC Control Number2007026134

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    Stella Pope Duarte is a critically acclaimed author, human rights advocate and college professor. Her works include: Fragile Night, Let Their Spirits Dance, If I Die in Juárez and Women Who Live in Coffee Shops and Other Stories, which won first place in the Chicano/Latino Literary Prize I Die in Juárez won a American Book Award, two Gold Medals in the category of.   To Live and Die in Juarez. Series: Paul Decker Assignmnents, Book 10 corruption drug cartels bribery murder crime juarez mexico. By default you will receive a daily digest containing any books that were published by authors in your subscription list. If .

    The American Book Award is an American literary award that annually recognizes a set of books and people for "outstanding literary achievement". According to the awards press release, it is "a writers' award given by other writers" and "there are no categories, no nominees, and therefore no losers.".   Thousands of people die in drug-related violence every year in Mexico. Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, adjacent to El Paso, Texas, has become the most violent city in the Mexican drug war. Much of the cocaine, marijuana, and methamphetamine consumed in the United States is imported across the Mexican border, making El Paso/Juárez one of the major drug-trafficking venues in the this.


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The book has three connected coming of age stories connected cleverly in the plot. I'm sure young readers enjoy this book as well. The interconnected stories are fascinating; I didn't want to put the book down. Of course the book revolves around a very disturbing issue: the brutal murders of women in Juarez - femicide/5(19).

If I Die in Juarez by Stella Pope Duarte is a fictional representation of actual ways people of Ciudad Juarez are affected by drug cartels and violence. People are coming to the city to find work in the maquiladoras – factories – and help their families survive. But in Ciudad Juarez, they are fighting to stay alive in another way/5.

If I Die in Juárez traces the lives of three young women—Evita, a street child; Petra, a maquiladora worker; and Mayela, a Tarahumara Indian girl—who together uncover Juárez’s forbidden secret: the abduction and murder of young women. Bound together by blood, honor, an ancient chant, and a mysterious photo, the girls bring the murderous.

From the red-light districts in Ciudad Juárez to remote villages hidden away in the mountains of Chihuahua comes a tale of one of the darkest crimes to be recorded in the history of humankind. If I Die in Juárez traces the lives of three young women--Evita, a street child; Petra, a maquiladora worker; and Mayela, a Tarahumara Indian girl--who together uncover Juárez's forbidden secret: the.

From the red-light districts in Ciudad Juárez to remote villages hidden away in the mountains of Chihuahua comes a tale of one of the darkest crimes to be recorded in the history of humankind. If I Die in Juárez traces the lives of three young women&#;Evita, a street child; Petra, a maquiladora worker; and Mayela, a Tarahumara Indian girl&#;who together uncover Juá Author: Stella Pope Duarte.

If I die in Juárez. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, © (OCoLC) Online version: Duarte, Stella Pope. If I die in Juárez. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet.

If I Die in Juarez by Stella Pope Duarte,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). The book has three connected coming of age stories connected cleverly in the plot. I'm sure young readers enjoy this book as well. The interconnected stories are fascinating; I didn't want to put the book down.

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avg rating — 0 ratings.4/5. If I Die in Juarez (Book): Duarte, Stella Pope: Duarte's latest novel is based on a string of real-life murders in Ciudad Jurez in the s. Forced out of the house by her alcoholic mother, year-old Evita takes to the streets, glimpsing newspaper columns about the murders, while struggling to survive.

Petra, Evita's comely year-old cousin, exchanges the country life for gritty Juarez. Stella Pope Duarte's vital and eloquent novel, 'If I Die in Juárez,' centers on these horrific, unsolved crimes, which have been dubbed the maquiladora murders.

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