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The House on Mango Street

Sandra Cisneros The story of Esperanza Cordero, a young girl growing up in the Latino section of Chicago.  Esperanza’s thoughts and emotions are expressed in her fable-like poems and stories, which portray the alternating beauty and desolation of her life and its realities. Esperanza doesn’t want to belong—not to her rundown neighborhood, and not to …

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