The Question and Answer section for The Tortilla Curtain is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Kyra is a moderately successful real estate agent who, like Delaney, is very concerned with health and fitness as well as nature. Her insistence on Jordan's high-fiber, whole grain diet, her daily running regimen, and her and Delaney's memberships...
Are you referring to part 3 chapter 6? Cándido returns to the canyon and finds that his apartment fund money has been destroyed; all that remains is “four dollars and thirty-seven cents in coins fused in hard shapeless knot of plastic.”
The fire in the canyon ruined thanksgiving.