Barrio Princess.

Position:Barrio Princess: Growing Up in Texas - Brief article - Book review

Barrio Princess

Consuelo Samarripa

Parkhurst Brothers Publishers

9781624910272 $15.00

Barrio Princess: Growing Up in Texas is the memoir of Mexican-American professional storyteller Consuelo Samarripa, who was born in the San Antonio barrio after World War II and grew up surrounded by two cultures--the mainstream, English-speaking culture (she learned the language via immersion at public school) and the traditions of her Spanish-speaking household. Barrio Princess isn't entirely constrained by the linear flow of time; some...

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