Fight Like a Man & Other Stories We Tell Our Children

Christine Granados


Fight Like a Man & Other Stories We Tell Our Children

Fight Like a Man & Other Stories We Tell Our Children

  • Title: Fight Like a Man & Other Stories We Tell Our Children
  • Author: Christine Granados
  • ISBN: 9780826357922
  • Page: 428
  • Format: Paperback



Life in the parched landscape of El Paso is the setting for this book of stories about people navigating their way through dysfunctional lives with the help of friends and family people like Monica Montoya, a housewife and mother whose affair leaves her pregnant, causing her to revisit the legacy of her father, a man who maintained two separate families on either side ofLife in the parched landscape of El Paso is the setting for this book of stories about people navigating their way through dysfunctional lives with the help of friends and family people like Monica Montoya, a housewife and mother whose affair leaves her pregnant, causing her to revisit the legacy of her father, a man who maintained two separate families on either side of the Mexican American border In spite of their bad choices, the characters in this collection never give up.


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Christine Granados visited Val Verde County Library's Books for Lunch April 27, 2017.

SHORT STORIESChristine GranadosFight Like a Man and Other Stories We Tell Our ChildrenUniversity of New Mexico PressPaperback, 978-0-8263-5792-2, (also available as an e-book), 192 pgs $19.95March 1, 2017“Normal? ¿Normal? ¿Que es normal?”Fight Like a Man and Other Stories We Tell Our Children is reporter Christine Granados’s first collection of short fiction, comprising seven stories and the eponymous novella. Many of these stories were previously published in such literary journals as H [...]

A novella and a collection of sparse short stories reminiscent of Bonnie Jo Campbell's American Salvage, but incorporating the parched El Paso borderlands too.


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