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The Tortilla Curtain
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Penguin USA
Publication date August 1, 1996
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780140238280
ISBN-10 014023828X
Dimensions 0.75 by 5.25 by 7.75 in.
Weight 0.55 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
While leading their lives in their gated hilltop community in Los Angeles, Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher accidently meet Mexican illegal aliens Candido and America Rincon, and their encounter brings them together in a relationship of error and misunderstanding. Reprint.
Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Wheeler Pub Inc (February 1, 1996)
9781568952871 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $25.95
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
from Viking Pr (September 1, 1995)
9780670856046 | details & prices | 6.50 × 9.25 × 1.50 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $23.95
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
Paperback
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With T. Coraghessan Boyle | from Bloomsbury Pub Ltd (July 5, 2004)
9780747574644 | details & prices | 368 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 1.00 in. | 0.46 lbs | List price $10.70
About: When Delaney Mossbacher knocks down a Mexican pedestrian, he neither reports the accident nor takes his victim to hospital.
The price comparison is for this edition
from Penguin USA (August 1, 1996)
9780140238280 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.00
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
CD/Spoken Word
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Mp3 una edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (June 1, 2006)
9780786177639 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $29.95
About: The lives of two couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide.
Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (May 1, 2006)
9780786174263 | details & prices | 5.25 × 6.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $29.95
About: The lives of two couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide.
Cassette/Spoken Word
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Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (June 1, 2006)
9780786146321 | details & prices | 9.50 × 6.75 × 2.50 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $72.95
About: Topanga Canyon is home to two couples on a collision course.
Unabridged edition from Blackstone Audio Inc (May 1, 2006)
9780786144105 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.25 × 2.75 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $29.95
About: The lives of two couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide.
Abridged edition from St Martins Pr (September 1, 1995)
9781559273534 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.25 × 0.75 in. | 0.30 lbs | List price $16.95
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
Reinforced
With T. Coraghessan Boyle | from Demco Media (August 30, 2004)
9780606311670 | details & prices | 355 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $23.50
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters
Prebinding
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from Turtleback Books (July 1, 2003); titled "Tortilla Curtain"
9780613656344 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $26.95
About: The lives of two different couples--wealthy Los Angeles liberals Delaney and Kyra Mossbacher, and Candido and America Rincon, a pair of Mexican illegals--suddenly collide, in a story that unfolds from the shifting viewpoints of the various characters

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