By Laura Resau
Born in an Andean village in Ecuador, Virginia lives along with her huge relations in a small, earthen-walled residing. In her village of ind?genas, it is common to paintings within the fields all day, while a baby, or to be referred to as a longa tonta—stupid Indian—by contributors of the ruling type of mestizos, or Spanish descendants. while seven-year-old Virginia is taken from her village to be a servant to a mestizo couple, she has no proposal what the longer term holds.In this poignant novel in keeping with a real tale, acclaimed writer Laura Resau has collaborated with Mar?a Virginia Farinango to recount one girl's unforgettable trip to self-discovery. Virginia's tale will converse to an individual who has ever struggled to discover his or her position on this planet. it'll make you snort and cry, and eventually, it's going to fill you with desire.