The Line Becomes A River
Dispatches From the BordereBook - 2018
"A former Border Patrol agent's haunting experience of an unnatural divide and the lives caught on either side, struggling to cross or to defend it"--
From Library Staff
WhatcomAdultLibrarians Oct 25, 2018
BPLAdultLibrarians Apr 03, 2018
A former agent for the U.S. Border Patrol describes his upbringing as the son of a park ranger and grandson of a Mexican immigrant, who upon joining the Border Patrol encountered the violence and political rhetoric that overshadows life for both migrants and the police.
This is a shattering memoir of a third-generation Mexican American and his four years as border patrol agent in Arizona.