The Intriguing Life Of Ximena Godoy??? by Graciela LimonThe Intriguing Life Of Ximena Godoy??? by Graciela Limon

The Intriguing Life Of Ximena Godoy???

byGraciela Limon

Paperback | May 1, 2015

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Revenge and murder define Ximena Godoy's story. Her lifetime spans the first half of the 20th century, a transformative time of revolution, economic depression, uprooting and migration. During that time, she witnesses and participates in an era of revolution, bootlegging, dance halls, as well as evolving rules that determine women's lives in both Mexico and America. Never a traditional or conventional woman, Ximena Godoy shatters rules that govern her Mexican heritage, and even those of a wider world. Her story portrays an ever-changing woman who morphs from sheltered child into a complex, deeply flawed human being, passionate and independent, quick to love unconditionally, but just as ready to cling obsessively to revenge, a flaw that leads her into the murky world of murder and criminal justice.
Graciela Limón is the author of eight widely read novels: In Search of Bernabé, The Memories of Ana Calderón, The Song of the Hummingbird, Day of the Moon, Erased Faces, Left Alive, The River Flows North and The Madness of Mamá Carlota. Her writing has received reviews from Publishers Weekly, library Journals and scholarly journals. Th...
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Title:The Intriguing Life Of Ximena Godoy???Format:PaperbackDimensions:9 × 6 × 0.76 inPublished:May 1, 2015Publisher:Koehler BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1633930009

ISBN - 13:9781633930001

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