On the "Simplicity" of Sandra Cisneros's House on Mango Street

@article{Cruz2001OnT,
  title={On the "Simplicity" of Sandra Cisneros's House on Mango Street},
  author={Felicia Cruz},
  journal={MFS Modern Fiction Studies},
  year={2001},
  volume={47},
  pages={910 - 946}
}
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