PRAISE FOR INTO THE BEAUTIFUL NORTH:
"Deliciously composed...[Urrea writes] in a sweet but serious style...The plot gathers as much strength as the prose."
—Alan Cheuse, Chicago Tribune
"Awash in a subtle kind of satire...A funny and poignant impossible journey...Into the Beautiful North is a refreshing antidote to all the negativity currently surrounding Mexico."—Roberto Ontiveros, Dallas Morning News
"A spirited and enjoyable fable."—San Francisco Chronicle
"Riotously funny....A wonderfully entertaining novel."—Philadelphia Inquirer