The House of Broken Angels
A NoveleBook - 2018
A beloved and ailing patriarch, Big Angel, has summoned his Mexican-American family for one last legendary birthday party. But then his mother dies, leading to a farewell doubleheader. Taking place over the course of two days, the narrative follows Big Angel and his extended familia as they air old grievances, initiate new romances, and try to put their relationships in perspective.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Little, Brown and Company, 2018
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: EBOOK
Characteristics: text file 1 online resource
From Library Staff
A novel documenting a Mexican-American family who "have been here before your grandparents were even born" - it blurs the distinction of borders and acts as a subtle reminder that we are all from somewhere else.