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The Tortilla Curtain

The Tortilla Curtain
Author: T. Coraghessan Boyle
ISBN 13: 9780140238280
ISBN 10: 14023828
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 1996-09-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 355
List Price: $16.00

A freak accident causes two couples-a pair of Los Angeles liberals and Mexican illegal's-and their opposing worlds to collide in a tragicomedy of error and misunderstanding.

Library Journal

Go tell it in the valley: Boyle's newest novel is, according to the publicist, "a timely, provocative account" of immigration in central California. With a 100,000-copy first printing and a 25-city tour, you know the publisher expects this book to be big.