Manana Means Heaven

Manana Means Heaven

Book - 2013
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In this love story of impossible odds, award-winning writer Tim Z. Hernandez weaves a rich and visionary portrait of Bea Franco, the real woman behind famed American author Jack Kerouac's "The Mexican Girl." Set against an ominous backdrop of California in the 1940s, deep in the agricultural heartland of the Great Central Valley, Mañana Means Heaven reveals the desperate circumstances that lead a married woman to an illicit affair with an aspiring young writer traveling across the United States.
Publisher: Tucson : University of Arizona Press, 2013.
ISBN: 9780816530359
Characteristics: 230 pages ; 24 cm.


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Dec 28, 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book. Can hardly wait for more like this from Tim Hernandez.

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