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10 thoughts on “Locas by Yxta Maya Murray

  1. says:

    A little piece of my heart broke at the end of this book Something about Locas just clicked with me and I couldn't put it down It's a fast paced book and a fair bit happens over a 17 year time frame but be honest I would have been even happier if the book had been twice as long and we got to know a few of the other characters in detail as well as getting a lot of the story because it almost goes just that bit

  2. says:

    I read this on a flight from DC to SF I had moved it twice once across the country and owned it for 5 years When I finally got to it I couldn't believe I'd waited that long It was suggested by after I'd purchase

  3. says:

    Well what i liked about this book is that it showed me a lot about how man can be sometimes In the book Lucia one of the characters in the book strugles with her boyfriend Manny because he treats her really badFor me this was a rea

  4. says:

    This craptacular book is freaking horrible This is authored by someone that not only didn't live the life but apparently doesn't know anyone that has It truly is cringe worthyAnother book Maravilla by Laura del Fuego has similar subject matter and is infinately better This book gave me second hand embarrassment for the author

  5. says:

    I thought this was gonna be a book about girl gangbangers doing their own thing Not about just one girl gangbanger who was el jefe's girlfriend who spent the whole book trying to keep up with the menfolk Then this other bird brained chavala who was el jefe's sister who was just kind oftherewatching novelas cleaning houses So it only gets 3 stars because that's not what I signed up for It's a decent book otherwi

  6. says:

    I enjoyed the raw spanglish and narrative between two contrasting personalities of two girls from a “gang” life But i found the ending abrupt Nothing about the girl cecilia falls in love and boring ending

  7. says:

    Many of my favorite reads I find on the bookshelf in a library This book is no different Every page holds a poetic gem I enjoyed getting into the nuisances of these characters The POV’s are strong and detail the ambitious heritages of people who live in Echo Park

  8. says:

    Gritty and real I think this is geared to a YA audience

  9. says:

    Murray's purpose in writing her book Locas is to show people how the gang life is and the struggles that certain females go through and why they decide to join as well Another reason I believe is to let the readers know they should never let their surroundings influence them in a negative way Locas left me feeling on edge I wanted to just keep knowing and about it She’s really descriptive in many situations; I’m really able to visualiz

  10. says:

    right now I'm in chapter 10 this chapter is about how Chucho a gang Banger goes to the neighborhood and looks for this gu

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R woman leaves the gang for the Catholic church Yxta Maya Murray has created a richly textured story from the tragedies of Lucia and Cecilia's loves rages and betrayals never once avoiding the larger tragedy of their entrapment in a feudal and dangerous wor Gritty and real I think this is geared to a YA audience

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Locas by Yxta Maya Murray

Locas tells a violent and poignant story set in the heart of the rough LA neighborhood Echo Park Lucia and Cecilia are the girlfriend and sister of the rising young loco whose gun trade is about to explode into the big business of drugs When their world sta Well what i liked about this book is that it showed me a lot about how man can be sometimes In the book Lucia one of the characters in the book strugles with her boyfriend Manny because he treats her really badFor me this was a really mest up thing that he did to her or that he is doing to herIn my opinion Lucia should of done something about this since she got with him but she didnt because she was afraid of him At the end she decides to leave him and not depend on himLucia is one of the characters i look up to because she showed me how to not let boys treat you bad and that you should always stand up for yourself Even though Lucia was just a character in the book she showed me a lot The Black Ice Score (Parker, up thing that he did to her or that he is doing to herIn my opinion Lucia should of done something about this since she got with him but she didnt because she was afraid of him At the end she decides to leave him and not depend on himLucia is one of the characters i look The Black Painting up to because she showed me how to not let boys treat you bad and that you should always stand Fire and Desire up for yourself Even though Lucia was just a character in the book she showed me a lot

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Rts to split apart under the vicious pressure of gang warfare Lucia seizes her chance she builds her own private cadre of Fire Girls and rises to become a gangster in her own right Cecilia devastated by a miscarried pregnancy and bittersweet love for anothe I enjoyed the raw spanglish and narrative between two contrasting personalities of two girls from a gang life But i found the ending abrupt Nothing about the girl cecilia falls in love and boring ending