Girl's Guide to Leaving

Girl's Guide to Leaving Cover
Primary Author: 
Villareal, Laura
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Publication Date: 
Tuesday, April 26, 2022
List price: $16.95

Tumbleweeds and wandering cacti litter the page, coyotes croon at the prose. In poems haunted by specters of intimate partner violence, Girl’s Guide to Leaving considers what it means to escape the love that trapped you and find a temporary home in the barely cooled ashes of a wildfire.