Reyna Grande, A Ballad of Love and Glory

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A Long Petal of the Sea meets Cold Mountain in this sweeping historical saga following a Mexican army nurse and an Irish soldier who must fight, at first for their survival and then for their love, amidst the atrocity of the Mexican-American War—from the author of the “timely and riveting” (People) Across a Hundred Mountains and The Distance Between Us.

About the Author

Reyna Grande is an award-winning author, motivational speaker, and writing teacher. As a young girl, she crossed the US–Mexico border to join her family in Los Angeles, a harrowing journey chronicled in The Distance Between Us, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. Her other books include the novels A Ballad of Love and GloryAcross a Hundred Mountains, and Dancing with Butterflies, the memoirs The Distance Between Us: Young Readers Edition, and Dream Called Home, and the anthology Somewhere We Are Human: Authentic Voices on MigrationSurvival, and New Beginnings. She lives in Woodland, California, with her husband and two children. Visit for more information.



Event date: 
Monday, August 15, 2022 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
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306 Pearl Parkway
Suite 106
San Antonio, TX 78215
A Ballad of Love and Glory: A Novel By Reyna Grande Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982165260
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Published: Atria Books - March 15th, 2022

Finalist for the Texas Institute of Letters’s Jesse H.

Somewhere We Are Human: Authentic Voices on Migration, Survival, and New Beginnings By Reyna Grande, Sonia Guiñansaca, Viet Thanh Nguyen (Foreword by) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063095779
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Published: HarperVia - June 7th, 2022

""Wide-ranging yet consistently affecting, these pieces offer a crucial and inspired survey of the immigrant experience in America."" –Publishers Weekly

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