The Queen of Water
From Library Staff
When Virginia is taken from her village to be a servant to a mestizo couple, she has no idea what the future holds. Based on a true story.
Based on the true story of an Ecuadorian indígena girl given by her destitute parents into domestic slavery to a mestizo family. Fascinating inside story - the author wrote it after 6 years of collaboration with the woman whose story it's based on.