By James Carlos Blake
The scrublands of South Texas, the nice and cozy coastland of the Gulf of Mexico, a cinderblock flophouse close to the produce fields of South Florida: all are borderlands of combined blood and spilled blood, of generations solid in struggle, failure, and desire.
In this notable selection of brief fictions, the acclaimed writer of In the Rogue Blood and Red Grass River trips from the 19th century Mexican frontier to the borderlands of the current day in 8 unforgettable stories of affection, vengeance, and violence.
Within those pages we meet Don Sebastian Cabrillo Mayor Cortes y Mendoza, a robust and iron-willed landowner, now diminished to howling on the moon from in the back of madhouse bars; an unlawful immigrant whose supply of affection from a fallacious good looks will echo either in his destiny and in his prior; a Texas lady born right into a existence that may both kill her or take an entire life to outlive; and plenty of extra of the folks occupying the Borderlands. daring, sincere, and humane, those really good tales symbolize the superior writing from some of the most unique and actual voices in modern American fiction.
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Borderlands by James Carlos Blake