Peel my love like an onion : a novel / Ana Castillo.
Author: Castillo, Ana.
Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed.
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2000.
Description: xix, 213 p. ; 21 cm.
Subject: Hispanic Americans Fiction.
Chicago (Ill.) Fiction.
Love stories. gsafd
Notes: "Originally published in hardcover ... by Doubleday ... in 1999"--T.p. verso.
Summary: A novel on a plucky flamenco dancer in Chicago. It follows her from her rise to fame despite a crippled leg from polio, to her descent as the polio returns, her two lovers abandon her and she is reduced to working in a sweatshop. But Carmen will recoup.