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Mundo Cruel : stories

Author: Luis Negrón; Suzanne Jill Levine
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Nine short stories that reveal the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The stories explore the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Short stories, Puerto Rican
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Negrón; Suzanne Jill Levine
ISBN: 9781609804183 160980418X
OCLC Number: 829999299
Awards: Winner of Lambda Literary Awards (Gay Fiction) 2014
Description: 91 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The chosen one --
The vampire of Moca --
For Guayama --
La Edwin --
Junito --
Botella --
So many : or on how the wagging tongue sometimes can cast a spell --
The garden --
Mundo cruel.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Luis Negrón ; translated by Suzanne Jill Levine.

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Nine short stories that reveal the intimate world of a small community in Puerto Rico joined together by its transgressive sexuality. The stories explore the sometimes hilarious and sometimes heartbreaking nature of survival in a decidedly cruel world.

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