ANGELA VALLVEY made her reputation in her native Spain as a writer of young adult fiction with the popular The Sentimental Life of Bugs Bunny. She received the Jaén Poetry Award 1998 for her El tamaño del universo (The Size of the Universe). This is her first publication in English. Vallvey lives in Spain.
Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Siete Cuentos On Sale: May 7, 2002 Price: $14.95
La familia de candela, la joven protagonista y narradora de esta novela–seis hermanas, la madre, la abuela y la tía Mary–esta immersa en una realidad cotidiana de corte almodovariano, de ilusiones perdidas, relaciones amorosas que terminan en amargos desengaños, e ingenuas esperanzas en un futuro mejor. Para escapar esta realidad, Candela...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Seven Stories Press On Sale: May 7, 2002 Price: $14.00
Falling somewhere between Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women and Federico Garcia Lorca’s The House of Bernarda Alba, Hunting the Last Wild Man tells the story of Candela and her extended family of nine women. Our protagonist has had her disappointments in love and floats from one job to another, ending up...
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