Now an international bestseller, the exceptional lifetime of Rigoberta Menchú, a Guatemalan peasant lady, displays at the studies commonplace to many Indian groups in Latin The united states. Menchú suffered gross injustice and problem in her early existence: her brother, father and mom had been murdered by way of the Guatemalan army. She discovered Spanish and grew to become to catechistic paintings as an expression of political riot in addition to spiritual dedication. Menchú vividly conveys the normal ideals of her group and her private reaction to feminist and socialist concepts. Specifically, those pages are illuminated by way of the iconic braveness and passionate feel of justice of an strange lady.