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Long Night of White Chickens

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[Francisco Goldman] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: This is a novel born of two worlds.

By the author of The Long Night of White Chickens: A novel of the perils, passions, and adventures of a young Nicaraguan immigrant trapped in Brooklyn. Named a Best Book of the Year by Newsday, the Los Angeles Times Book Review, the Chicago Tribune, the.

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The Long Night of White Chickens is a novel truly born of two worlds: It is the story of Roger Graetz, raised in a Boston suburb by an aristocratic Guatemalan mother, and his relationship with Flor de Mayo, the beautiful young Guatemalan orphan sent by his grandmother to live with his family as a maid.

"TheLong Night of White Chickens" is a novel truely born of two worlds: it is the story of Roger Graetz, raised in a Boston suburb by an aristocrat Guatemalan mother, and his relationship with Flor de Mayo, the beautiful young Guatemalan orphan sent by his grandmother to live with his family as a maid.

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It is both a suspenseful mystery and a tale of two worlds that plumbs the darkest depths of Brand: Grove Atlantic. Francisco Goldman has published four novels and one book of non-fiction.

His most recent novel is Say Her Name, published in April His first novel, The Long Night of White Chickens (), won the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction. The Long Night of White Chickens by Francisco Goldman; The President by Miguel Ángel Asturias, translated by Frances Partridge; and Daniel Wilkinson’s Silence on the Mountain.

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