It Calls You Back

An Odyssey through Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing
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Author(s): Luis J. Rodriguez
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 1900
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (11.95 hours)
Product Number: Z100100905
Released: Aug 10, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781611204124
Narrator/s: Jacob Vargas
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Description

Growing up on the streets of East L.A., Luis Rodriguez narrowly escaped a serious jail term and then struggled to overcome his powerful addiction to heroin and alcohol. Eventually, Rodriguez embarked on a career as a successful journalist and a highly regarded poet. In It Calls You Back, Rodriguez describes with heartbreaking honesty his challenges as a husband and a father and his difficulty leaving his criminal past completely behind. Most disturbing is the terrifying realization that he cannot save his own son from the deadly lure of gang life. Luis's emotional journey offers deep insight into barrio life and the embattled souls of those heroic men and women who risk everything to make it out - and return to help those left behind.

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Author(s): Luis J. Rodriguez
Product Number EB00563044
Released: Sep 11, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Atria Books
ISBN: #9781439100592

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