By Richard Yanez

Raul Luis “Ruly” Cruz is a tender Mexican American who lives in El Paso, simply around the Rio Grande from Mexico, domestic of his an-cestors and a few of his present relations. As he grows from awkward adolescent to manhood, he negotiates the precarious borders of kinfolk, culture, and id looking for his personal position within the Chicano neighborhood and within the greater global. this can be an enticing and relocating tale of starting to be up in a borderland that's not basically geographical yet cultural as well.

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