The Grandmother who Crossed the World on a Bicycle
The story of Maru, a charismatic old woman who decides to take a very special trip by bicycle. She’ll help all kinds of people with her wise advice. A story that highlights the importance of friendship, family ties, and mutual help. A novel that leaves you with a smile. / Una conmovedora novela que..
After years of emotional instability, Frank Bascombe finds himself growing older relatively happily. He continues to work as an estate agent in Sea-Clift, where he had gone to live with his second wife who unexpectedly left him. Soon after he discovers that he has prostate cancer. Once again we acco..
At the same time as family chronicle and love story, it is a philosophical treatise on the nature of time, a parodic history of the novelesque genre, an erotic novel, a song to pleasure and a vindication of Paradise understood as something that should not be sought in the afterlife, but here o..
A beautiful and exciting novel about loneliness, fears, empathy, human relationships and second chances."An intelligent and well-put together narrative about loneliness, the complexities of human relationships and the search for meaning and a place in the world" (Martin Chilton, The Independent).A p..
The pressure in Tomás’ teenage years reaches the point of no return when he travels with his family to a small town where they usually spend their summer vacations. In that moment, everything begins in an unstoppable chain of events: the discovery of sex, violence, death and disobedience. / La tens..
The novel starts with the vindication of writing and the construction of a landscape. That landscape is the border between Mexico and the United States, and in it will appear characters, past and present. Missionaries, settlers and also the others, the Indians of the tribes already civilized. / La..
As he maps the fault lines spreading through the once-impenetrable marriage of Russell and Corrine Calloway and chronicles Russell's wildly ambitious scheme to seize control of the publishing house at which he works, Jay McInerney creates an elegy for New York in the 1980s. From the literary chimera..
Ikal is a student of Don Ernesto in the school Malinalli Teneplat. Thirty students will discover life thanks to the passion of a teacher. A black and white photo of them sleeps in a forgotten file of the Ministry of Education, will become years later the worst nightmare of Hugo Valenzuela, an inspec..
During the summer and fall of 1922, Marcel Proust worked on the manuscript of the pages of the Albertine dissapearance, Albertine being the woman with whom Proust once lived. Now, his great-niece Nathalie Mauriac has taken charge of the definitive edition of the penultimate story. / Durante el vera..
"A writing that works with the senses, a legend at ground level, wild and fierce ... Something radically new in literature in Spanish, original and unusual" (Manuel Rivas)."Memorize this name: Cristina Sánchez-Andrade. She is, without more, one of the most powerful female voices that Spanish literat..
Lucy used to handle her adult romantic life according to the script she’d been handed. She met a guy just like herself: same age, same background, same hopes and dreams; they got married and started a family. Too bad he made her miserable. Now, two decades later, she’s a nearly divorced, forty-one-y..
Now a Hulu TV series starring Zoë KravitzFrom the bestselling author of Funny Girl, About a Boy, and A Long Way Down, a wise and hilarious novel about love, heartbreak, and rock and roll.Praise for High Fidelity:"I've always loved Nick Hornby, and the way he writes characters and the ..