VT Edition: Julia Alvarez on "Return to Sender"
01/12/09 1:24PM By Jane Lindholm
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Writer Julia Alvarez says that if you pay attention, life gives you much to write about. The Weybridge resident and author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents and In the Time of the Butterflies, joins VPR's Jane Lindholm to talk about her newest young adult novel. Return to Sender tells the story of a young boy on a Vermont farm who becomes friends with the daughter of undocumented Mexican workers.
The Folk Life Center presents Julia Alvarz reading from her new novel, Return to Sender, January 13 at 7 pm at theTown Hall Theatre, Middlebury. Click here for more informationPhoto: ©Bill Eichner