Playing with boys

by Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez

Publisher: St. Martin"s Griffin in New York

Written in English
Cover of: Playing with boys | Alisa Valdes-Rodriguez
Published: Pages: 359 Downloads: 487
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Subjects:

  • Hispanic American women -- Fiction,
  • Female friendship -- Fiction,
  • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementAlisa Valdes-Rodriguez
GenreFiction
The Physical Object
Pagination359 p. ;
Number of Pages359
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15577956M
ISBN 100312332351
OCLC/WorldCa61163104

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By keeping women from "playing with the boys" on the false assumption that they are inherently inferior, society relegates them to second-class citizens. In this forcefully argued book, Eileen McDonagh and Laura Pappano show in vivid detail how women have been unfairly excluded from participating in sports on an equal footing with by: 3.

"Playing With the Boys," is another book I have read by Liz Tigelaar. I decided to read this book after finishing "Pretty Tough" because although it is not a sequel, some of /5.

Playing With The Boys - Olga Kevelos Biography. 42 likes 1 talking about this. This page A4 size book with over illustrations, many in colour, is the first book to record the life of Olga Followers: PLAYING WITH BOYS takes on a light tone throughout, but underneath the comedy lies a more serious theme.

While Alexis's Hispanic friends are living a life taken for granted in the heart of Los Angeles, the stories of Soledad and Goyo remind them of what it was like for their friends and families before they came to the United States.

Playing with Boys is a savvy novel with charm, style, and heart to spare. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY Three very different Latina women vow to bring Los Angeles to its collective knees in this funny, guilty pleasure of a novel, which bears some resemblance to its author's previous hit, The Dirty Girls Social Club/5(8).

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