Synopses & Reviews
It's a long way from Santo Domingo to the Bronx, but if anyone can go the distance, it's the Garcia girls. Four lively Latinas plunge from a pampered life of privilege on an island compound into the big-city chaos of New York, where they embrace all that America has to offer.
"Alvarez is a gifted, evocative storyteller of promise." Library Journal
About the Author
Alvarez is a poet and fiction writer. She teaches creative writing and literature at Middlebury College.