The House of Broken Angels

The House of Broken AngelsThe definitive Mexican American immigrant story, a sprawling and deeply felt portrait of a Mexican American family occasioned by the impending loss of its patriarch, from one of the country s most beloved authors.Prizewinning and bestselling writer Luis Urrea has written his Mexican coming to Americ

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Fever Dream

Fever DreamExperience the blazing, surreal sensation of a fever dream A young woman named Amanda lies dying in a rural hospital clinic A boy named David sits beside her She s not his mother He s not her child Together, they tell a haunting story of broken souls, toxins, and the power and desperation of fa

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Hippie

HippieIn Hippie, his most autobiographical novel to date, Paulo Coelho takes us back in time to re live the dream of a generation that longed for peace and dared to challenge the established social order authoritarian politics, conservative modes of behavior, excessive consumerism, and an unbalanced con

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Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions

Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty QuestionsStructured around the forty questions Luiselli translates and asks undocumented Latin American children facing deportation, Tell Me How It Ends an expansion of her 2016 Freeman s essay of the same name humanizes these young migrants and highlights the contradiction of the idea of America as a fict

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The Book of Unknown Americans

The Book of Unknown AmericansA dazzling, heartbreaking page turner destined for breakout status a novel that gives voice to millions of Americans as it tells the story of the love between a Panamanian boy and a Mexican girl teenagers living in an apartment block of immigrant families like their own After their daughter Marib

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Las cosas que perdimos en el fuego

Las cosas que perdimos en el fuegoEl mundo de Mariana Enriquez no tiene por qu ser el nuestro, y, sin embargo, lo termina siendo Bastan pocas frases para pisarlo, respirarlo y no olvidarlo gracias a una viveza emocional ins lita Con la cotidianidad hecha pesadilla, el lector se despierta abatido, perturbado por historias e im gen

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Fruit of the Drunken Tree

Fruit of the Drunken TreeIn the vein of Isabel Allende and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, a mesmerizing debut set against the backdrop of the devastating violence of 1990 s Colombia about a sheltered young girl and a teenage maid who strike an unlikely friendship that threatens to undo them both The Santiago family lives in a gat

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Make Your Home Among Strangers

Make Your Home Among StrangersThe arresting debut novel from award winning writer Jennine Cap Crucet When Lizet the daughter of Cuban immigrants and the first in her family to graduate from high school secretly applies and is accepted to an ultra elite college, her parents are furious at her decision to leave Miami Just weeks

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Temporada de huracanes

Temporada de huracanesCon un ritmo y un lenguaje magistrales, Fernanda Melchor, autora de Falsa liebre explora en esta obra las sinrazones que subyacen a los actos m s desesperados de barbarie pasional Una novela cruda y desgarradora en la que el lector quedar envuelto, atrapado por las palabras y la atm sfera de terri

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Kentukis

KentukisCasi siempre comienza en los hogares Ya se registran miles de casos en Vancouver, Hong Kong, Tel Aviv, Barcelona, Oaxaca, y se est propagando r pidamente a todos los rincones del mundo Los kentukis no son mascotas, ni fantasmas, ni robots Son ciudadanos reales, y el problema se dice en las noti

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Optic Nerve

Optic NerveThe narrator of Optic Nerve is an Argentinian woman whose obsession is art The story of her life is the story of the paintings, and painters, who matter to her Her intimate, digressive voice guides us through a gallery of moments that have touched her.In these pages, El Greco visits the Sistine Ch

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Cinco esquinas

Cinco esquinasEn Cinco esquinas, Mario Vargas Llosa crea un mural riqu simo en detalles y contrastes en el que personajes de muy distintos ambientes sociales se ven afectados por el pavor provocado por el terrorismo de Sendero Luminoso, el periodismo amarillista y la corrupci n asociada a las esferas de poder dur

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The Shape of the Ruins

The Shape of the RuinsA sweeping tale of conspiracy theories, assassinations, and twisted obsessions the much anticipated masterpiece from Juan Gabriel Vasquez The Shape of the Ruins is a masterly story of conspiracy, political obsession, and literary investigation When a man is arrested at a museum for attempting

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Qué vergüenza

Qué vergüenzaEn estos nueve relatos que conforman su primer libro, Paulina Flores entrega una visi n despojada, de una sinceridad apabullante, de la vida de los chilenos de hoy Mujeres que viven en blocks de Independencia, u oa, Conchal o Talcahuano Hombres que, al perder su trabajo, revelan los fr giles cim

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One Hundred Years of Solitude

One Hundred Years of SolitudeThe brilliant, bestselling, landmark novel that tells the story of the Buendia family, and chronicles the irreconcilable conflict between the desire for solitude and the need for love in rich, imaginative prose that has come to define an entire genre known as magical realism.

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Love in the Time of Cholera

Love in the Time of CholeraIn their youth, Florentino Ariza and Fermina Daza fall passionately in love When Fermina eventually chooses to marry a wealthy, well born doctor, Florentino is heartbroken, but he is a romantic As he rises in his business career he whiles away the years in 622 affairs yet he reserves his heart for

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The House of the Spirits

The House of the SpiritsIn one of the most important and beloved Latin American works of the twentieth century, Isabel Allende weaves a luminous tapestry of three generations of the Trueba family, revealing both triumphs and tragedies Here is patriarch Esteban, whose wild desires and political machinations are tempered on

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