The Far Away Brothers


The deeply reported story of identical twin brothers who escape El Salvador’s violence to build new lives in California–fighting to survive, to stay, and to belong.Growing up in rural El Salvador in the wake of the civil war, the United States was a distant fantasy to identical twins Ernesto and Raul Flores–until, at age seventeen, a deadly threa…


Type: Books
Genre: Nonfiction, Politics

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I wanted to better understand the plight of Central American migrants who travel so far on foot to reach the U.S. This book was a vital look into their world. Highly recommended, for all caring humans.