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The bitch

Author: Pilar Quintana; Lisa Dillman
Publisher: New York ; London ; Amsterdam : World Editions, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
"In Colombia's brutal jungle, childless Damaris develops an intense and ultimately doomed relationship with an orphaned puppy. Colombia's Pacific coast, where everyday life entails warding off the brutal forces of nature. In this constant struggle, nothing is taken for granted. Damaris lives with her fisherman husband in a shack on a bluff overlooking the sea. Childless and at that age 'when women dry up', as her  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Quintana, Pilar, 1972-
New York : World Editions, 2020
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Pilar Quintana; Lisa Dillman
ISBN: 9781642860603 1642860603
OCLC Number: 1182537629
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Notes: "First published as La perra in Colombia in 2017 by Literatura Random House."--Title page verso.
Description: 1 online resource (155 pages)
Other Titles: Perra.
Responsibility: Pilar Quintana ; translated from the Spanish by Lisa Dillman.


the English-language debut of an outstanding Colombian writer about the many meanings of motherhood and love.  Read more...


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