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Tentacle

Author: Rita Indiana Hernández; Achy Obejas
Publisher: Sheffield [UK] ; And Other Stories, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Plucked from her life on the streets of post-apocalyptic Santo Domingo, young maid Acilde Figueroa finds herself at the heart of a Santeria prophecy: only she can travel back in time and save the ocean and humanity from disaster. But first she must become the man she always was with the help of a sacred anemone. Tentacle is an electric novel with a big appetite and a brave vision, plunging headfirst into questions  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Novels
Fiction
Dystopian fiction
Dystopias
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rita Indiana Hernández; Achy Obejas
ISBN: 9781911508342 1911508342
OCLC Number: 1030599557
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Notes: Translation of: La mucama de Omicunlé.
Awards: Winner of Grand Prize of the Association of Caribbean Writers 2017
Description: 132 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Mucama de Omicunlé.
Responsibility: Rita Indiana ; translated by Achy Obejas.

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Plucked from post-apocalyptic Santo Domingo, Acilde finds herself at the heart of a prophecy: she must travel back in time and save the ocean from disaster. Electric and visionary, Tentacle plunges  Read more...

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`Rita Indiana is fearless and brilliant and Tentacle is her finest novel, an unforgettable experience.' Junot Diaz'Indiana is truly a renaissance woman. Not only is she one of the most exciting Read more...

 
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