If All 2013: RELATED BOOKS OF INTEREST

IF YOU ENJOYED INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH, YOU MIGHT ALSO BE INTERESTED IN THE FOLLOWING:

ALSO BY LUIS ALBERTO URREA

Across the Wire: Life and Hard Times on the Mexican Border (nonfiction)
By the Lake of Sleeping Children (nonfiction)
The Devil’s Highway: A True Story (nonfiction)
Ghost Sickness: A Book of Poems
The Hummingbird’s Daughter (fiction)
In Search of Snow (fiction)
Mr. Mendoza’s Paintbrush (a young adult graphic novel written by Luis Alberto Urrea and illustrated by Christopher Cardinale)
Nobody’s Son: Notes from an American Life (nonfiction)
Queen of America (fiction; sequel to The Hummingbird’s Daughter)
Six Kinds of Sky: A Collection of Short Fiction
Vatos (photographs by José Galvez and poem by Luis Alberto Urrea)
Wandering Time: Western Notebooks (nonfiction)
A World of Turtles: A Literary Celebration (edited by Gregory McNamee and Luis Alberto Urrea)

FICTION ABOUT MEXICO/AMERICANS IN MEXICO/MEXICANS IN THE U.S. (ALSO SEE BORDER CATEGORY)

Y No Se Lo Trago La Tierra . . . and the Earth Did Not Devour Him (Bilingual Edition) by Tomás Rivera
Across a Hundred Mountains by Reyna Grande
Caramelo by Sandra Cisneros
Christopher Unborn by Carlos Fuentes
Consider This, Señora by Harriet Doerr
Dancing with Butterflies by Reyna Grande
The Distance Between Us by Reyna Grande (memoir)
Gone for Soldiers: A Novel of the Mexican War by Jeff Shaara
Here’s to You, Jesusa! by Elena Poniatowska
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
The Labyrinth of Solitude: The Other Mexico, Return to the Labyrinth of Solitude, Mexico and the United States, the       Philanthropic Ogre by Octavio Paz
The Old Gringo by Carlos Fuentes
Rain God by Arturo Islas
Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr
Sun, Stone and Shadows: 20 Great Mexican Short Stories edited by Jorge F. Hernández
Terra Nostra by Carlos Fuentes
The Tiger in the Grass by Harriet Doerr
Under the Feet of Jesus by Helena María Viramontes
The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution by Carlos Fuentes
Woman Hollering Creek and Other Stories by Sandra Cisneros

BORDER STORIES

Border Crossing by Jessica Lee Anderson (youth)
The Border Trilogy by Cormac McCarthy (All the Pretty Horses, The Crossing, and Cities of the Plain)
Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza by Gloria Anzaldúa (nonfiction)
Brownsville: Stories by Oscar Casares
Dreamland: The Way Out of Juarez by Charles Bowden and Alice Leora Briggs (nonfiction)
George Washington Gómez: A Mexicotexan Novel by Americo Paredes
Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits by Laila Lalami (2008 “If All of Rochester Read the Same Book…” selection about Morocco-Spain border)

MAGIC REALIST FICTION

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Blindness by José Saramago
Collected Fictions by Jorge Luís Borges
The Glass Bead Game by Hermann Hesse
Home is the Sailor by Jorge Amado
The House of the Spirits by Isabelle Allende
Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Murakami
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel García Márquez
Pedro Páramo by Juan Rulfo
The Satanic Verses by Salman Rushdie
The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
The Tin Drum by Günther Grass

FILMS

La Ciudad (The City) (1998) directed by David Riker
El Norte (1983) directed by Gregory Nava
The Magnificent Seven (1960) directed by John Sturges
La Misma Luna (Under the Same Moon, 2007) directed by Patricia Riggen
Seven Samurai (1954) directed by Akira Kurosawa
Sin Nombre (2009) directed by Cary Fukunaga
The Visitor (2007) directed by Thomas McCarthy


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