The Water Museum

By Luis Alberto Urrea (Hardcover Book, 2015)
  • Little, Brown and Company
    • Format: Hardcover Book

    • Price: $25.00 US/$28.00 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316334372

    • On Sale Date: 04/07/2015

    • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

    • Imprint: Little, Brown and Company

    Formats Available: Hardcover Book, Electronic Book

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A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, Luis Alberto Urrea is the bestselling author of The Devil's Highway, The Hummingbird's Daughter, Into the Beautiful North, and Queen of America, among others. He has won the Lannan Literary Award, the Pacific Rim Kiriyama Prize, an American Book Award, the Christopher Award, and an Edgar Award, among other honors. Born in Tijuana to a Mexican father and American mother, he lives outside of Chicago and is a distinguished professor of creative writing at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

    "Deliciously composed...[Urrea writes] in a sweet but serious style...The plot gathers as much strength as the prose."
    (Chicago Tribune).

  • "Awash in a subtle kind of satire...A funny and poignant impossible journey...Into the Beautiful North is a refreshing antidote to all the negativity currently surrounding Mexico." (Dallas Morning News).

  • "Magical." (Vanity Fair).

  • "A spirited and enjoyable fable." (San Francisco Chronicle).

  • "Riotously funny....A wonderfully entertaining novel." (Philadelphia Inquirer).


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  • Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
  • Price: $25.00 US/$28.00 CAN
  • Pages: 272
  • Physical Dimensions: 5-1/2" x 8-1/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316334372
  • On Sale Date: 04/07/2015