Book Reviews of Locas

Author: Yxta Maya Murray
ISBN-13: 9780802135643
ISBN-10: 0802135641
Publication Date: 4/1/1998
Pages: 248
  • Currently 1.9/5 Stars.

1.9 stars, based on 6 ratings
Publisher: Grove Press
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 1
A gritty look into the world of LA gangs from a female perspective. I found the book to be claustrophobic and dismal; there seems to be no way out for its characters--nor do they necessarily want to get out. And maybe that's the unapologetic point of the story. There is nothing uplifting here.
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This book was OK I thought it could have been better