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Recuperating from her attack, Lutie at first resists the care offered by Juan’s grandmother Mama Sim, but once she reveals to Mama Sim her deepest, guiltiest (most trite) secret, Lutie is emotionally ready to accept the love the Vargas family offers.May 01 2008 | Read Full Review of Made in the U.S.A.
Lutie is beaten to a pulp and the cash is stolen, when a guardian angel who had been helping them out secretly since they arrived in Vegas comes forward to rescue Lutie and her bewildered brother.Jan 07 2011 | Read Full Review of Made in the U.S.A.
(Grand Central, 355 pp., $24.99) by its summery cover illustration of lightning bugs flashing in a twilight sky.This novel is touted as the moving tale of two children who overcome all odds to find a home the search for home being a favorite Letts theme.Instead, the story of 15-year-old Lutie Mc...| Read Full Review of Made in the U.S.A.
It is the story of two orphaned children (15 and 11) trying to survey on the streets of Las Vegas.| Read Full Review of Made in the U.S.A.
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