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Critical Praise

"The magic in Ferré's fiction arises from the intertwined experiences of human beings, carrying the story of twentieth century Puerto Rico in the arc of their lives."

——The New York Times Book Review

"One of Latin America's most gifted novelists."

——The Washington Post Book World

"The beauty of Flight of the Swan lies in the effortless pirouettes of Ferré's lyrical writing."

——The Miami Herald

"Ferré's subject, which she handles with great delicacy is really the intricate demands of loyalty amid extenuating circumstances."

——The New Yorker