Tags » Setting: Central And South America

69. “Across A Hundred Mountains,” Reyna Grande

Juana and Adelina are two young Mexican women, one who grew up in Mexico, the other in El Otro Lado. Both are struggling to escape their difficult pasts, while trying to reunite with the fathers who left them for another country. 175 more words

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37. "Brazilian Adventure," Peter Fleming

A newspaper editor explores the Amazon in search of Peter Fawcett and the legend of El Dorado.

I found this book really amusing. It was written in 1933, but has a very contemporary tone and is very readable. 86 more words

Author Of European Descent