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Malas lenguas By Manuel Ballagas
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Someone experiences a sex change on a round trip to Havana. Somebody else switches passports, never to return. Yet one more visits his former home in Cuba and bumps into a peculiar tenant. The... More > stories in Malas lenguas are the narrative of the comings and goings of a never ending, banal exile, threaded with the salt of rotten memories.< Less
The Wordsmith By Edgar Smith
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True to the rich traditions of the great Hispanic and Latino works of narrative, The Wordsmith deals in worlds of magical realism, of practical philosophy and historical anecdotes. Edgar Smith offers... More > us these works in English, translated by himself from his native language: Spanish, and as one reads, both the poetry and spice of the writer's roots immediately rise up to the reader, delicate and mighty, as if a scent. Evocative and thought-provoking, The Wordsmith is a collection of stories both unconventional and irresistible, both gripping and poetic.< Less
El Hombre de las Mil Caras By Benjamin De La Selva
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Eight short stories in both Spanish and English. The multicultural and cosmopolitan life experience of the author shows up in the stories presented in this book. In “Aurora” and... More > “The Fountain of Youth,” he writes in the magical and occult literary genre that is shared by many Latin American writers, and in “The Man with a Thousand Faces” and “Boarding School” he tells two brief tales about life in his native Nicaragua in a realistic and humorous vein that would definitely appeal to both US and Latin American readers. “The Front Line Interrogator” is the product of the author’s own military experience in Vietnam, as he shows how US Army interrogators and their Vietnamese detainees attempt to outwit each other. In “The Arabic Student” he makes an interesting effort to portray the life of an American-born Hispanic student who, against his will, has been assigned to a lengthy course of intensive study of one of the world’s most difficult languages and how he copes with the situation.< Less
El Hombre de las Mil Caras By Benjamin De La Selva
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Eight short stories in both Spanish and English. The multicultural and cosmopolitan life experience of the author shows up in the stories presented in this book. In “Aurora” and... More > “The Fountain of Youth,” he writes in the magical and occult literary genre that is shared by many Latin American writers, and in “The Man with a Thousand Faces” and “Boarding School” he tells two brief tales about life in his native Nicaragua in a realistic and humorous vein that would definitely appeal to both US and Latin American readers. “The Front Line Interrogator” is the product of the author’s own military experience in Vietnam, as he shows how US Army interrogators and their Vietnamese detainees attempt to outwit each other. In “The Arabic Student” he makes an interesting effort to portray the life of an American-born Hispanic student who, against his will, has been assigned to a lengthy course of intensive study of one of the world’s most difficult languages and how he copes with the situation.< Less

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Vein Book Vein Book By Eric Dohner
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About Face About Face By Eric Dohner
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What May Come What May Come By Robert Grant
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