Middlebury, VT, US
Julia Alvarez is the award-winning author of "How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents, Yo!, In the Time of the Butterflies, In the Name of Salome, "and a picture book," The Secret Footprints." Her most recent book for young readers is entitled "Before We Were Free." She is a writer-in-residence at Middlebury College.
"From the Hardcover edition."