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mobi ✓ Infinite Country Hardcover read ↠ ❰PDF / Epub❯ ☉ Infinite Country Author Patricia Engel – Insolpro.co.uk For readers of Valeria Luiselli and Edwidge Danticat an urgent and lyrical novel about a Colombian family fractured by deportation offering an intimate perspective on an experience that so many haIzen and the daughter of Colombian immigrants gives voice to all five family members as they navigate the particulars of their respective circumstances And all the while the metronome ticks Will Talia make it to Bogotá in time? And if she does can she bring herself to trade the solid facts of her father and life in Colombia for the distant vision of her mother and siblings in America? Rich with Bogotá urban life steeped in Andean myth and tense with the daily reality of the undocumented in America Infinite Country is the story of two countries and one mixed status family for whom every triumph is stitched with regret and every dream pursued bears the weight of a dream deferr Wow This small novel has a powerful kick A story of immigration family love and loss
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Came to occupy two different countries two different worlds comes into focus like twists of a kaleidoscope We see Talia’s parents Mauro and Elena fall in love in a market stall as teenagers against a backdrop of civil war and social unrest We see them leave Bogotá with their firstborn Karina in pursuit of safety and opportunity in the United States on a temporary visa and we see the births of two children Nando and Talia on American soil We witness the decisions and indecisions that lead to Mauro’s deportation and the family’s splintering the costs they’ve all been living with ever since Award winning internationally acclaimed author Patricia Engel herself a dual cit Note I received a DRC from the publishers for professional reasons I’m including feedba
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Infinite Country For readers of Valeria Luiselli and Edwidge Danticat an urgent and lyrical novel about a Colombian family fractured by deportation offering an intimate perspective on an experience that so many have endured and are enduring right now Talia is being held at a correctional facility for adolescent girls in the forested mountains of Colombia after committing an impulsive act of violence that may or may not have been warranted She urgently needs to get out and get back home to Bogotá where her father and a plane ticket to the United States are waiting for her If she misses her flight she might also miss her chance to finally be reunited with her family in the north How this family PATRICIA ENGEL HAS A NEW NOVEL COMING OUT NEXT YEAR ?????