Chupacabra Meets Billy the Kid

Chupacabra Meets Billy the Kid

Book - 2018
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After years of working with at-risk youth, Chicana social worker Rosa Medina leaves Los Angeles's gang-ridden barrios and street violence to settle in the New Mexican village of Puerto de Luna. Her goal: to write a novel about Bilito--Billy the Kid. It all sounds straightforward enough, but things get more complicated--and a lot more exciting--when Rosa is transported back in time to 1879, where she participates in the infamous Lincoln County War, riding alongside Bilito. How Rosa achieves this fantastical feat of time travel, and what she discovers about herself, Bilito, and her Nuevomexicano heritage, unfolds through the course of this novel by master storyteller Rudolfo Anaya.
Publisher: Norman, OK : University of Oklahoma Press, [2018]
ISBN: 9780806160726
Branch Call Number: F ANA
Characteristics: viii, 174 pages ; 24 cm


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