Forty-three-year-old divorcee, Palma, reconnects with her younger cousin, who has just been released from prison. Palma’s sexual obsession with her cousin flares as their family secrets bring them together in unexpected ways. In this gritty and erotic novel, Castillo creates a memorable character with a flare for fashion, a longing for family, and a penchant for adventure. Ana Castillo is one of the most powerful voices in contemporary Chicana literature. She is the author of So Far From God and Sapogonia, both New York Times Notable Books of the Year, as well as The Guardians, Peel My Love Like an Onion, and many other books of fiction, poetry, and essays. She divides her time between Chicago and Albuquerque.
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