By Amy Ragsdale

ISBN-10: 1580055869

ISBN-13: 9781580055864

Overwhelmed along with her fast paced, aggressive way of life, Amy Ragsdale moved along with her husband, author Peter Stark, and their teenage childrens from the USA to a small city in northeastern Brazil, the place she was hoping they might research the worth of a slower existence. during this culturally wealthy and economically bad quarter, Amy and her kin learn how to essentially hook up with their friends throughout language and customs. within the 12 months they spend there, Amy grows just about her new friends, from the lads who minimize sugar cane to the medical college scholars, as they grew to become the family’s publications to Brazilian life.

Elegantly written and colourful intimately, Crossing the River tells an international tale via a private memoir, studying existence with no the trimmings of contemporary American tradition, and revealing excellent truths approximately id, relations, and love.

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