Los Dias Des Los Muertos (eBook)
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Glorieta Espinosa doesnt hate that Papi married Alice, the nice white woman from Texas, or the fact that hes happy again after years of mourning Mamá. But she hates that the urn containing Mamás ashes disappeared into a drawer the day Alice moved in.
She hates that there even is an urnif only her Tía Diosonita, the townpatrona, would overlook the Catholic churchs strict condemnation of suicide, Mamá could be buried with her family and her community.
If everything about Glorys life is going to change, then she wants one thing to go her way: this year, she wants to greet Mamás spirit duringlos Dias de los Muertossomething thats only possible if Mamás ashes can be buried. So with the help of her best friend Mojo and her prankster cousin Riley, Glory sets out to change her Tías mind. To do so, shell have to learn to let hate goand to love the people who stand in her way.
In lovely prose that sparkles with magical undertones, author Kersten Hamilton weaves a tender story about grief, faith, immigration, and the redemptive power of love.