Stones for Ibarra (Contemporary American Fiction)

By: Doerr, Harriet

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Winner of the National Book Award for First Work of Fiction

"A very good novel indeed, with echoes of Gabriel Garc a M rquez, Katherine Anne Porter, and even Graham Greene."--The New York Times

Richard and Sara Everton, just over and just under forty, have come to the small Mexican village of Ibarra to reopen a copper mine abandoned by Richard's grandfather fifty years before. They have mortgaged, sold, borrowed, left friends and country, to settle in this remote spot; their plan is to live out their lives here, connected to the place and to each other.

The two Americans, the only foreigners in Ibarra, live among people who both respect and misunderstand them. And gradually the villagers--at first enigmas to the Evertons--come to teach them much about life and the relentless tide of fate.

Title: Stones for Ibarra (Contemporary American Fiction)

Author Name: Doerr, Harriet

Categories: Fiction,

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1985-01-08

ISBN Number: 0140075623

ISBN Number 13: 9780140075625

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: SKU11130542