This book is made up of the practically daily annotations that the author makes during 2013, in which, rather than describing her itineraries and the duties imposed on her by everyday life, she describes the mental states to which the most diverse triggers lead her. This is the sum of a life that is..
This is the portrait of 'the great Father of Waters'. Part memoir, part travelogue, it expresses the full range of Twain's literary personality and the most vivid account of the cultural and societal history of the Mississippi Valley, from 'the golden age' of steam boating to the violence wrought by..
This book shows that if it has been refined for hundreds of years, a short story directed to the center of consciousness can shake our idea of ??the world. The shortness of the Chinese short story brings together the best examples of a literature for which there are no clear divisions between dreams..
A young Edgar Allan Poe, lost in the world and his literary desires, tries for the umpteenth time to straighten his luck, this time in New York, with the opportunity to close a deal with a businessman who is about to inaugurate a chamber of wonders with mutant humans, mysterious objects and trained ..
In "Telefunken" a child remembers his father’s death. In "The Oath" three friends make in their childhood a pact of blood. In "The Teacher’s Wife" some teenagers spy on their French teacher’s wife. In "When the World Was Mine" a teenager invites a girl he likes to the cinema. / En “Telefunken” un n..
In this love story, the protagonists invent an alternate reality, made of telephone calls, to give a second chance to their desires. Faced with the longing for what they have lost, they make an imaginary country their most genuine meeting place. In the great romances the feelings are more intense th..
In this love story, the protagonists invent an alternate reality made of telephone calls, to give their desires a second chance. Faced with the longing for what they have lost, they make an imaginary country their most genuine meeting place. / Llamadas de Amsterdam es una extraordinaria historia de..
This book collects the texts published between October 2012 and October 2014 by Jorge F. Hernández in his weekly column. This is a cycle where daily life is condensed into a serene and poetic prose and each page is written with heart’s ink to turn over the routine, discovering the message at the bot..
In 1921, G. K. Chesterton set out for a year-long tour of the United States. At every turn, he is reminded of the heritage shared by the two countries. He is also keenly aware of the differences which distinguish the two nations and allow the possibility of genuine friendship between the two nations..
Berenice is a young enthusiast who aspires to start a career. The need to go after her dreams leads her to work for Felicia, an eminent doctor. Famous for her research and respected by her colleagues, she has been imprisoned for a long time in a distant farm, in a practically anonymous town. That pl..
Villoro reveals the deep dissatisfactions and absurdities of life in Mexico and its carnivalesque capital. We encounter a border trucker making a movie about illegal migrants, a cuckolded football superstar, and a gluten-free American journalist seeking the authentic Mexican experience. / Los culpa..
In August 2003, I made one of the most important decisions of my life: moving from Guadalajara to Mexico City. I thought that the change of air would give me distance and perspective with my situation, but it ended up giving me something more vital: I began to exorcise my divorce through horror lite..