'Queen of America': On What It Means to Have a Gift
4 Jan 2012 // 4:02 PM
Turn-of-the-century America, particularly New York, comes alive at Luis Alberto Urrea's fingertips: He sees both the silk and the mud.
The Devil's Highway: A True Story by Luis Alberto Urrea
27 Jul 2004 // 8:00 PM
The book follows these men on their unlucky journey through the desert, and how each one is drained of their money, water, hopes, and for some, life.