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Western Lit: ‘Crow Blue’ Tells the Imaginative Tale of a Brazilian Girl Who Searches for Her Father in the U.S.

Brazilian-born novelist Adriana Lisboa’s latest novel, Crow Blue, depicts a precocious young woman’s quest for a place inside a splintered family. Vanja is only 13 when her mother dies. That loss sparks her journey from Rio de Janeiro to Colorado, where she reconnects with her estranged stepfather, Fernando, an ex-guerrilla in his 50s who works […]