Erika Sanchez joins MashReads with her lauded debut novel ‘I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter’

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Growing up with strict familial expectations is hard, especially with a seemingly “perfect” older sibling. But if that sibling were to suddenly and tragically pass away, that gulf between yourself and your family could seem impassable. 

That’s the central struggle of Erika Sanchez‘ powerful new novel,  I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter

The book follows Julia, who is not the perfect Mexican daughter. That was her sister Olga’s role. Olga didn’t go away to college — she stayed home to take care of their parents, clean the house, and work a part-time job.  Read more…

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Scott Sanchez has been tying flies and fly fishing in the Rocky Mountains for more than 30 years. He has spent the last 20 in the trout fishing Mecca of the greater Yellowstone region. A self-taught fly tier and fly fisher, Scott’s youthful adventures were spent chasing trout in the Wasatch Front near Salt Lake. The fish responded to his early creations, leading to a lifetime of experimentation with flies.
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