Hispanics are a rapidly growing segment of the American population, but Hispanic women are caught in a cultural divide between traditional Latin values and modern American ideals. In this book, the author explains how, rather than rejecting her cultural heritage, she drew upon it for inspiration.
Giving straight-from-the-hip advice on how to live the dream from one of the most respected women in the Hispanic community. Rico describes how the Latin traditions of hard work, close family ties, and spirituality can be a driving source of strength and self-assurance for Hispanic women.
224 pages. 2004. Hardcover: $24.00.