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Who are the main characters in "Barrio Boy"?

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elmosbenz | Student, Grade 10 | eNotes Newbie

Posted July 18, 2008 at 2:40 AM via web

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Who are the main characters in "Barrio Boy"?

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reidalot | College Teacher | (Level 1) Associate Educator

Posted July 18, 2008 at 5:07 AM (Answer #1)

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The plot revolves around the main character, Ernesto Galarza, who is raised by his mother, Dona Henriqueta. Dona was divorced by Ernesto's father when Ernesto was just an infant. This is a story of struggle and coming to grips with harsh reality.

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