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Agualusa, José Eduardo 1960-

Overview
Works: 91 works in 489 publications in 10 languages and 3,280 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Epistolary fiction  Biographical fiction  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3562.I7814, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by José Eduardo Agualusa
The book of chameleons by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unusual novel about the landscape of memory and its inconsistencies follows Felix Ventura as he trades in a curious commodity--selling people different pasts
Creole by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

45 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roman in briefvorm waarin een Portugees verslag doet van zijn liefde voor een vrouw in Angola en van zijn ervaringen in de door slavernij beheerste Portugese kolonie van het einde van de negentiende eeuw
A general theory of oblivion by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

19 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As the country goes through various political upheavals from colony to socialist republic to civil war to peace and capitalism, the world outside seeps into Ludo's life through snippets on the radio, voices from next door, glimpses of someone peeing on a balcony, or a man fleeing his pursuers. A General Theory of Oblivion is a perfectly crafted, wild patchwork of a novel, playing on a love of storytelling and fable"--
My father's wives by Mike Greenberg( Book )

28 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about women, music and magic. These pages herald the rebirth of Africa, a continent afflicted by terrible problems but blessed with a talent for music, by the ever-renewed strength of its women and the secret power of ancient gods
Rainy season by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

34 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What at first seems like the fictive biography of the Angolan poetess and historian Lídia do Carmo Ferreira, gradually turns out to be a depiction of the devastating history of a country tormented by thirty years of war"--Back cover
Barroco tropical : romance by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

17 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Angola is het koloniale Portugese verleden nog altijd van invloed op het moderne leven en vermengen traditionele praktijken zoals bezweringsrituelen zich met de moderne uitwassen van corruptie
O ano em que zumbi tomou o rio : romance by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

24 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les morros et les favelas de Rio sont en flammes et la police, sous couvert de répression du trafic de drogue a mitraillé une procession religieuse et tué des enfants. Dans ce décor interviennent différents personnages : Jararaca le jeune chef de bande charismatique, Catiavala le colonel à l'oreille musicale et à la voix de Nat King Cole, Euclides le journaliste nain, Jacaré le rappeur, etc
Fronteiras perdidas : contos para viajar by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

17 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noveller i den magiske realismes tradition fra Afrika, Latinamerika og Europa om forskellige begivenheder i grænsefeltet mellem det virkelige og det overvirkelige
De vrouwen van mijn vader by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Dutch and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een Portugese vrouw van Afrikaanse afkomst gaat op zoek naar sporen van haar Angolese vader en diens vele vrouwen en kinderen
A spectacle of corruption : a novel by David Liss( Book )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in Portuguese and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Realizing at the moment of his conviction for a crime he did not commit that someone is determined to see him dead and another to set him free, Benjamin Weaver works to expose a conspiracy with links to the coming election
Um estranho em Goa by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rainha Ginga : e de como os africanos inventaram o mundo by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

7 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Portuguese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O novo romance de José Eduardo Agualusa, A Rainha Ginga, conta a vida fantástica de Dona Ana de Sousa, a Rainha Ginga (1583-1663), cujo título real em quimbundo, "Ngola", deu origem ao nome português para aquela região de África. É a história de uma relação de amor e de combate permanente entre Angola e Portugal, narrada por um padre pernambucano que atravessou o mar e recorda personagens maravilhosos e esquecidos da nossa história - tendo como elemento central a Rainha Ginga e o seu significado cultural, religioso, étnico e sexual para o mundo de hoje
D. Nicolau Agua-Rosada e outras estórias verdadeiras e inverosímeis by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in Portuguese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A substância do amor e outras crónicas by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in Portuguese and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Passageiros em trânsito : novos contos para viajar by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Portuguese and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A feira dos assombrados by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in Portuguese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milagrário pessoal : apologia das varandas, dos quintais, e da língua portuguesa, seguida de uma breve refuta-cão da morte : romance by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in Portuguese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A educação sentimental dos pássaros : onze contos sobre anjos, demónios, e outras pessoas quase normais by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

7 editions published in 2011 in Portuguese and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A vida no céu by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

5 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in Portuguese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catálogo de sombras : contos by José Eduardo Agualusa( Book )

10 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in Portuguese and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The book of chameleons
Alternative Names
Agualusa, Eduardo 1960-

Agualusa, J. Eduardo

Agualusa, José E. 1960-

Agualusa, José Eduardo

Agualusa, José Eduardo Alves da Cunha.

Iosephus Eduardus Agualusa

José Eduardo Agualusa angolanischer Schriftsteller

José Eduardo Agualusa angolansk författare

José Eduardo Agualusa angolansk skribent

José Eduardo Agualusa angolski pisarz

José Eduardo Agualusa journalist, writer

José Eduardo Agualusa schrijver uit Angola

José Eduardo Agualusa scrittore angolano

Жозе Эдуардо Агуалуза

아구아루사, 주제 에두아르두 1960-

ジョゼ・エドゥアルド・アグアルーザ

若澤·愛德華多·阿古路沙

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CreoleMy father's wivesRainy seasonO ano em que zumbi tomou o rio : romance