Prayers for the Stolen

Prayers for the Stolen

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A haunting story of love and survival that introduces an unforgettable literary heroine

 

Ladydi Garcia Martínez is fierce, funny and smart. She was born into a world where being a girl is a dangerous thing. In the mountains of Guerrero, Mexico, women must fend for themselves, as their men have left to seek opportunities elsewhere. Here in the shadow of the drug war, bodies turn up on the outskirts of the village to be taken back to the earth by scorpions and snakes.… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)


Prayers for the Stolen” is as harrowing as you would expect, but it’s also beguiling, and even crazily enchanting.

Clement has written their story in a world of her own making, and in doing so she has realized a level of empathy that is absent in the news stories and bloody headlines that mark these otherwise forgotten tragedies.

A world without men is mad and petty and not without its share of bitchery, but it is also kind and infused with a very female brand of solidarity.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Hogarth (February 11, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 224 pages

File size: 2.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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