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A book I would not have read if not for my book club, interesting, story in a story passed down from generation to generations. beliefs in good and evil. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Carmen Serrano
This is one book that I will not read. It is too gruesome or true to life. The family life depicted is very sad. Read morePublished on March 15, 2009 by David Brockert
Schizophrenia!! Rape!! Child Abuse!! Even magic!! are embedded in the novel Geographies of Home by Loida Maritza Perez. Read morePublished on May 21, 2007 by Ann M. Winn
I spent a whole Sunday in bed reading this book. I was so engaged, I didn't even want to get up to use the bathroom! Through Iliana, Ms. Read morePublished on January 20, 2005 by AzucarNegra14
loida maritza perez has written a fantastic book. All Dominicans should find the time to read this very informative book. Twelve of the characters are real members of her family. Read morePublished on December 1, 2004 by MARTHA IVES
THE FAMILY DESCRIBED IN THIS BOOK IS REAL .LOIDA IS MY AUNT. SHE WROTE ABOUT THE BAD THINGS THAT HAPPENED TO THE FAMILY AND LEFT OUT ALL THE GOOD TIMES WE HAD. Read morePublished on November 3, 2004
This is a beautifully written story about a very messed up family. The prose is fluid and creates very vivid images. Read morePublished on May 21, 2003 by pattyk
What made this story even more haunting for me was the realization that, although some reviewers disagree, people who are already mentally ill can become unglued by one rape, and... Read morePublished on August 17, 2001
At first it was a little hard to get into it, it kind of dragged. But as you get to know the characters you can't put it down. Read morePublished on August 5, 2001 by Karla