The Distance Between Us: A Memoir

The Distance Between Us: A Memoir

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Mago pointed to a spot on the dirt floor and reminded me that my umbilical cord was buried there. “That way,” Mami told the midwife, “no matter where life takes her, she won’t ever forget where she came from.”

Then Mago touched my belly button . . . She said that my umbilical cord was like a ribbon that connected me to Mami. She said, “It doesn’t matter that there’s a distance btween us now. That cord is there forever.”

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Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The Distance Between Us is a book that deserves to be celebrated for its candor and for the courage of the woman who overcame so many obstacles to write it.

This book would be fabulous required reading for college freshmen or, even better, for freshman members of Congress.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Washington Square Press (August 28, 2012)

Collection: Washington Square Press

Format: EPUB

Page count: 336 pages

File size: 15.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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