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Luis alberto urrea is a mexican american poet, novelist, and essayist contents 1 life 2 in two heavily researched historical novels, the hummingbird's daughter and queen of america, urrea tells the story of his father's aunt, teresita . The hummingbird's daughter is the story of a girl coming to terms with her destiny, with the miraculous, and with the power of faith it is the tale of a father. There is a novel based on her life by louis alberto urrea called the hummingbirds daughter she was the protégé of a mexican curandera, an herb doctor, and. All about hummingbirds and hummingbird symbolism the hummingbird is a fascinating little creature, and they are a symbol of joy, hope and happiness among other things delve deeper 5 years ago hi daughter of maat.
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