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America Libre…

"Populated with unforgettable characters, this book will haunt me for a long time to come."
Beverly J. Rowe - MyShelf.com

"America Libre by Raul Ramos y Sanchez introduced me to an amazing new author. What a surprising book! I thought this was never going to be "my kind of book". I read lots of genres but this seemed too military/warlike/history for me. Was I wrong!"
Karen Haney

"Let me tell you what... It's well written. It's believable. It's touching. It's fast moving. It's thought provoking. It's scary. It's one of the best books I've ever read!"
Elizabeth T. Neas

"This is the kind of book that jumps alive in your hands. It whispers to you of love and compassion, and shrieks at you from the depths of hatred and confusion."
Sarah Templeton

"Mano is a very appealing mix of strength, intelligence, and most importantly, a family man of unwavering moral commitment."
Toni Laricchiuta

"It has been a long time since a book can move a person to think, get angry, or, feel empathy with the characters. This is one novel that does all three."
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"Provocative"
USA Today
 
"Thrilling and vibrant"
New York Times
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James Rollins
 
"Sweeping, intense"
Publishers Weekly
 
"Inventive and
highly original"
Library Journal
 
"Riveting"
Richard W. Slatta, PhD
Professor of History
 
"Unfailingly earnest"
Library Journal
 
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What readers are saying about

House Divided...

"Powerful. Realistic. Terrifying. Thrilling. Spellbinding."
Latina Book Club

"Exciting. Thought-provoking. House Divided really pulls at this readers heart strings. Book Clubs will find the questions in the Reading Group Guide to be useful for initiating discussions."
Sophin Zoe Pruong McCreery

"This is not the type of book I usually read (my attention usually strays at the first sign of military jargon), so I was surprised how quickly I became absorbed into the story; I could not put the book down. "
The Feminist Texican

"From a woman's perspective, I especially liked Rosa's relationship with Celia, a local curandera (faith healer); but I don't want to spoil this engaging novel for you by giving away the good parts. Just put this one on your "must read" list."
Rose A. Valenta

"I can't wait for my friends to finish the book so we can talk about it!"
Diane Dolan

"The setting and plot were very gripping, and I had a hard time putting the book down, even when it was finished. Already, I can't wait for the next one!."
Donna Haller Pitstick

 
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Numero Uno on 2011 List Of "Top Ten Latino Authors"
LatinoStories.com, hosted by renowned professor Jose B. Gonzalez, selects the author as #1 among the 2011 "Top Ten New Latino Authors To Watch (and Read)".
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Author's Diary
Get an in-depth and constantly updated perspective on the issues of immigration, racism, and contemporary politics. Read the blog with news and views from the author of AMERICA LIBRE and HOUSE DIVIDED. VISIT THIS WEBSITE
MyImmigrationStory.com
The stories of U.S. immigrants from all over the world, told in their own words. Since its inception, this nation has been continually infused with the energy of newcomers. Yet their assimilation has seldom been smooth. The challenges we face today are not new. Only the stories are. VISIT THIS WEBSITE
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A Statement by the author
Could it happen here?
When I began America Libre in 2004, some thought the book’s premise was unrealistic. An uprising by Hispanics? The idea seemed far-fetched, they said. Today, the skeptics are no longer so certain. I posed the nightmare scenario of the Class H Trilogy as a wake up call to the dangers of extremism -- on all sides of the explosive immigration issue. While illegal immigration is a divisive topic between Latinos and the mainstream today, it is only the tip of the iceberg. Over the next decade, three other factors will prove equally significant. READ MORE
 
 
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