DÉSIRÉE ZAMORANO at Books Inc. Opera Plaza

Playwright, Pushcart Prize-nominee, award-winning short story writer, and director of the Community Literacy Center at Occidental College, Désirée Zamorano shares her debut novel, The Amado Women. In a June 13th article for Publisher's Weekly, Désirée stated "As part of the Latina community, I recently realized that we have a superpower: invisibility." The Amado Women not only vanquishes this "superpower," it does so with  grace, beauty, and a powerful story about four women, connected by birth, separated by secrets. This is a must-read for all.

The Amado Women has been selected as the August 2014 Book of the Month for the Los Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club, has been listed among 5 Must-Read Books for Summer 2014 by Remezcla, and has been named 1 of Eleven Moving Beach Reads That'll Have You Weeping in Your Pina Colada by Bustle.

Event date: 
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
601 Van Ness
San Francisco
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$16.95
ISBN: 9781935955733
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Cinco Puntos Press - July 2014
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