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Ricardo Pimentel Author- VOICES FROM THE RIVER

VOICES FROM THE RIVER

by Ricardo Pimentel

A disabled boy named Ruti, his seven sisters, and their parents are forced by circumstances beyond their control to move from Mexico to the United States, where they struggle to assimilate to life in a San Bernardino barrio World War II. Their experiences reflect those of a generation of Mexican immigrants welcomed as cheap labor and yet hated and mistrusted as outsiders.

152 pp . paper . $13.00 . ISBN 978-1-931010-00-9

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Ricardo Pimentel Author- HOUSE WITH TWO DOORS

HOUSE WITH TWO DOORS

by Ricardo Pimentel

In 1967 San Bernardino, the Rivera family is on the verge of upheaval. Fidel is cheating on his wife. His eldest son, Bert, is on his way to fight in Vietnam, and his younger son is hanging out with a gang. When Fidel’s wife, Soledad, falls in love with the sergeant who has recruited Bert, she exacts from him a promise that permanently change the way the Rivera family think and feel about each other.

“Pimentel … keeps his reader interested in characters’ lives, episode after episode.”- Multicultural Review

170 pp paper $15.00 ISBN 978-0-927534-67-3

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