In “Dominicana,” a Child Bride Longs for Home

Published: 5/09/2019
In “Dominicana,” a Child Bride Longs for Home
Source: ELECTRICLITERATURE.COM

Dominicana takes place in the 1960’s, following 15-year-old Ana Canción as she marries a man twice her age and immigrates to New York City from the Dominican Republic. Though Ana doesn’t love him, and never truly dreamt of the U.S., she knows it’s an opportunity to help her family.  In this novel, Angie Cruz follows […] The post In “Dominicana,” a Child Bride Longs for Home

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