The reader will find in these pages various stories. A wandering former secret agent who spied on Bertolt Brecht. Stories that feature the appearance of losers who never give up, travelers without direction, storytellers. Many of the stories are philosophical; some are cosmopolitan. / El lector se ..
Paley's stories are characterized by a fusion of political convictions and personal experiences in their characters. As we move through his works, we feel part of the world full of life that he has created. / Los cuentos de Paley se caracterizan por la fusión de las convicciones políticas y las exp..
This volume brings together the entirety of Ricardo Piglia's book work, organized by the author himself shortly before he died. These are his narratives that, in addition to telling stories, open paths, explore boundaries and reflect on the art of storytelling...
The sixty-eight stories by Vladimir Nabokov included in this edition, prepared by his son Dmitri, allow us to enjoy the writer's immeasurable literary virtuosity: his thematic and disturbing ambiguities, his elegant handling of the language and the many places that left a mark on him. / Los sesenta..
A wide and colorful collection of stories, perfect to say good night. The indexes at the end of the book help you choose the one that best suits what you are looking for. And the cover glows in the dark!..
In 1989 Anagrama published a book of North American short stories with texts by Grace Paley, Donald Barthelme, Raymond Carver, Tobias Wolff, T. Coraghessan Boyle and John Updike, among a varied and wide assortment of writers. The stories were only two to five pages long and their success was thanks ..
These stories are told using illustrations from talented designers. The basic objective is to introduce the classics to the newer generations, but it is also intended for the whole family. The idea is to tell children of the third millennium, hooked to the television, internet and video games, the s..
This is the story of a wealthy family living in Lima. It’s a portrait of a miner at the end of the nineteenth century who creates a great financial empire. With this novel Bryce has achieved a violent, tender, ferocious and even merciless portrait of a family that loses absolutely everything and who..
/ Ésta es una novela que, contrapunteando la voz en primera persona y el falso documental, se pregunta sobre los límites del pudor y sobre qué significa la liberación de las mujeres. Habla de cómo se relacionan la realidad y sus representaciones, y de cómo éstas a menudo se escriben con un lenguaje..
That is what the path started by Juan Villoro in the Personal Effects essays continues. The narrator turns his readings into intelligence stories. An exceptional gallery of characters goes through these pages: the Casanova of the thousand leaks; Goethe caught in the geometry of love; Cervantes, foun..
The landscape of Women with Men ranges from the northern plains of Montana to the streets of Paris and the suburbs of Chicago, where Mr. Ford's various characters experience the consolations and complications that prevail in matters of passion, romance and love. / Un ejecutivo viaja a París en dond..