Viola Canales papers, undated,
1 box (0.40 cubic feet)
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materials related to one publication.
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Viola Canales papers, Children's Literature Research Collection,
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Born on April 21, 1957, Viola Canales grew up in McAllen Texas before
graduating from Harvard College in 1986 and Harvard Law School in 1989. Her
wide range of work includes being a captain in the United States Army, a
community organizer for the Unived Farm Workers,and worked as an official in
the Clinton Administration. Her novel The Tequila
Worm won the Pura Belpre Award in 2006. She has also published a book of
short stories titled Orange Candy Slices and Other Secret
Tales . Canales currently lives in Stanford, California with her
Collection Scope and Content Note
This collection contains manuscript materials for one title published
in 2005 and includes typescripts, corrected typescripts, front matter, and
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Americans -- Juvenile fiction
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Texas -- Fiction
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Americans -- Fiction
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Tequila Worm, The, 2005
Typescript undated Box 1 , Folder 1-2
Corrected Typescript Photocopy 2004 Box 1 , Folder 3-8
Corrected Typescript Photocopy, Front Matter,
Correspondence 2003-2004 Box 1 , Folder 9