Life[ edit ] Jorge Volpi was born in Mexico City. At age thirteen, he wanted to be a historian, specializing in the Middle Ages, attempting to write a book on the entire topic. He decided later in life to abandon these for literature, but these interests remain and appear in his writing. During this time, in , he was in Oaxaca , when a state government official there was assassinated, giving him the idea for a later novel called La paz de los sepulcros.
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No trivia or quizzes yet. Excuse me, but I have some reading to do now. Return to Book Page. It transports readers among Iraq, Mexico, and various university towns of the Devashado seaboard where the semiautobiographical narrator finds himself exiled, all the while moving between the real and abstract spiritual realms. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Quarterly Conversation Issue 54 1 week ago. Brandon Sanderson, The Dsvastado of Kings.
His story line mostly follows his love life, and his — if I may — boring life. Historical Fiction and Histories. It was truly beautiful, and sometimes felt almost poetic, which gave an interesting dimension to the story. Lists with This Book. Jack Kerouac, The Unknown Kerouac: Infused with aphorisms faintly reminiscent of Khalil Gibran, this work distills its text and part of its title from a entry daily blog that the author maintained earlier this year.
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Una historia intelectual de Editorial Era, y La guerra y las palabras. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Open Preview See a Problem? The other storyline follows that of an Iraqi woman, Leila, who just lost her father, her husband and her devastadi boy because of war and terrorism. More like the stories, because two stories are intertwined in this book.
Literatura Pinterest We besiege, trick, betray, hurt, infect, wound, torture, destruct, and abandon one another. There are no devatsado topics on this book yet. I like magical realism stories, and this one does sound intriguing.
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