|| "...a tribute to the farmworker families of California. Silva affirms their lives with characters that shout ĦAjua! in the face of the most difficult circumstances. Realistic, sad, sometimes funny, wonderfully descriptive." Rudolfo Anaya, Writer. Silva is widely known for his artwork and illustrations in works by other authors. He dedicates the twelve stories in this book "For all past, present, and future Campesinos. For anyone that has ever felt alone, frustrated, unimportant, insignificant, or invisible"