Of special interest to librarians is his annotated Working Class Literature. A sample annotation:
Brownsville: Stories — Oscar Casares. Probing underneath the surface of Tex-Mex culture, Casares's stories, with their wisecracking, temperamental, obsessive middle-aged men and their dramas straight from neighborhood gossip are in the direct line of descent from Mark Twain and Ring Lardner. [This one was an ALA Notable Book].
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