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Swift as desire : a novel

Author: Laura Esquivel; Stephen A Lytle
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In a loving tribute to her father, who worked his own lifelong magic as a telegraph operator, the bestselling author of "Like Water for Chocolate" pens an enchanting, bittersweet story touched with graphic earthiness and wit. It is the tale of Jublio, who has a gift for hearing what is in people's hearts, and what happens when he puts that gift aside as an old man. Spanish-language events.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Esquivel, Laura, 1950-
Swift as desire.
New York : Crown Publishers, ©2001
(OCoLC)606552272
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Esquivel; Stephen A Lytle
ISBN: 0609608703 9780609608708
OCLC Number: 46472256
Description: 207 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Tan veloz como el deseo.
Responsibility: Laura Esquivel ; translated by Stephen Lytle.
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In a loving tribute to her father, who worked his own lifelong magic as a telegraph operator, the bestselling author of "Like Water for Chocolate" pens an enchanting, bittersweet story touched with graphic earthiness and wit. It is the tale of Jublio, who has a gift for hearing what is in people's hearts, and what happens when he puts that gift aside as an old man. Spanish-language events.

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