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  • Captains of the Sands

    By Jorge Amado

    Our Price: $16.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780143106357
    • Publisher: Penguin Books
    • Published: June 2013
    Living by their wits in the steamy slums of Bahia, a gang of orphans and runaways, led by fifteen-year-old "Bullet," spend their time stealing from Brazil's rich and privilaged until public outcry demands their capture.
  • Chronicle of a Death Foretold

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $12.55
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781400034710
    • Publisher: Vintage International
    • Published: October 2003
    In this sublime novella that transcends its immediate story, a man returns to the town where a baffling murder took place 27 years earlier, determined to get to the bottom of the story. Just hours after marrying the beautiful Angela Vicario, everyone agrees, Byardo San Romain returned his bride in disgrace to her parents. Her distraught family forced her to name her first lover, and her twin brothers announced their intention to murder Santiago Nasar for dishonoring their sister. The moral of the story? `The more that is learned, the less is understood', considering the murder's foretelling & lack of intervention. Yes? No? 120p. Pap.
  • Collected Stories

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $7.50 - $13.49
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060932688
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: May 2008
    These twenty-six stories, published in English in the collections 'No One Writes to the Colonel and Other Stories,' 'Leaf Storm and Other Stories,' and 'InnocentErendira and Other Stories,' are published here in one volume in the chronological order of their original publication from the three volumes 'Eyes of the Blue Dog,' 'Big Mama's Funeral,' and 'The Incredible and Sad Tale ofInnocent Erendira and Her Heartless Grandmother.' From the Nobel Prize-winning author of the universally acclaimed Ur-novel of Latin American magical realism, 'One Hundred Years of Solitude.' 343p.
  • Conversation In the Cathedral

    By Mario Vargas Llosa

    Our Price: $15.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060732806
    • Publisher: HarperCollins
    • Published: February 2005
    First published in English in 1974. This haunting novel of power, corruption, and the complex search for identity takes place in 1950s Peru during the dictatorship of Manuel A. Odria. Over beers and a sea of freely spoken words, the conversation flows between two individuals, Santiago and Ambrosia, who talk of their tormented lives and of the overall degradation and frustration that has slowly taken over their town. Agroundbreaking novel that undertakes to explore the role of a citizen and how a lack of personal freedom can forever scar a people and a nation. 601p.
  • Hopscotch

    By Julio Cortazar

    Our Price: $15.30
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780394752846
    • Publisher: Pantheon Books
    • Published: February 1987
    Horacio Oliveria is an Argentinian writer who lives in Paris with his mistress, La Maga, surrounded by a loose-knit circle of bohemian friends who call themselves 'the Club.' A child's death and La Maga's disappearance put an end to his life of empty pleasures and intellectual acrobatics, and prompt Oliveira to return to Buenos Aires, where he works by turns as a salesman, a keeper of a circus cat which can truly count, and an attendant in an insane asylum. The novel consists of many 'books', and comes with instructions for the (suggested) order of their reading. One of the most celebrated novels of 20th-century Latin American fiction. 564p.
  • In Evil Hour

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060919641
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: October 1991
    This openly political novel poses the people of the land against the forces of oppression in a story of a Colombian river town possessed by evil. 183p. Pap.
  • Innocent Erendira and Other Stories

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $5.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060751586
    • Publisher: Perennial
    • Published: February 2005
    This collection of fiction by the Nobel Prize for Literature laureate (1982), representing some of the author's earlier work, includes short stories and a novella, The Incredible and Sad Tale of Innocent Erendira and Her Heartless Grandmother, in which a young girl who dreams of freedom cannot escape the reach of her vicious and avaricious grandmother. 183p.
  • Marks of Identity

    By Juan Goytisolo

    Our Price: $6.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781852421342
    • Publisher: Serpent's Tail
    • Published: August 1989
    First book of a trilogy centered around the life of an anti-Francoist exile just returned to Barcelona from Paris. A succession of interior monologues, third-person narratives, parodies of officialese, extracts from police files and political speeches & free verse signify his ambivalence. 352p. Pap.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $6.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060919658
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: October 1991
    The premier work of South American magical realism (1970), the novel engenders the improbable landscapes and mentalscapes of the family Buendias and their history both in and out of time. Makes for a most remarkable read...and then some! 422p. Pap.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $450.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781599014388
    • Publisher: Harper & Row
    • Published: 1970
    One of the most important novels of the 20th century, García Márquez’s magnum opus tells the story of the Buendía family and the mythical Macondo, their jungle utopia. As the family saga unfolds over generations, Márquez intertwines Latin American politics and history to create a fantastic, all-encompassing epic that has become a touchstone of Latin American literature. (1970). 8vo. 1st American edition, with 2nd issue dust jacket. Faintest wear to spine ends and corners. Minor bumping and rubbing to extremities of dust jacket, with minor toning and rubbing to spine and margins of rear panel. VG/VG.
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude (Everyman's Library, No. 223)

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $23.40
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780679444657
    • Publisher: Everyman's Library
    • Published: 1995
    In this provocatively mysterious and surreal work, the progenitor of Magical Realism imagines and creates the history of the Buendia family of the village of Macondo. This unsurpassable work of fiction is an exhilarating reading experience, transforming in its scope, passionate in its vision. In a very fine Everyman's Library edition. 416p.
  • Rosario Tijeras

    By Jorge Franco

    Our Price: $7.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781583226780
    • Publisher: SEVEN STORIES
    • Published: July 2005
    En Medellâin, Colombia, in the 1980s, Rosario Tijeras, who was hit by a bullet just as she got her first kiss, follows her brother into the violent world of the drug gangs.
  • The Autumn of the Patriarch

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $13.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060882860
    • Publisher: HarperPerennial
    • Published: March 2006
    From charity to deceit, benevolence to violence, fear of God to extreme cruelty, the dictator of The Autumn of the Patriarch embodies the best and worst of human nature. The author vividly portrays the dying tyrant caught in the prison of his own dictatorship. Employing an inovative, dreamlike style, and overflowing with symbolic descriptions, the novel transports the reader to a world that is at once magicaland real. 255p.
  • The Autumn of the Patriarch

    By Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781399887618
    • Publisher: Harper & Row, Publishers
    • Published: 1976
    (1976). 8vo. 1st American edition. Slight wear and fading to edges of boards. Mild soiling to spine. Dust jacket somewhat toned and delaminated, with a few small closed tears to edges. VG/VG.
  • The Green House

    By Mario Vargas Llosa

    Our Price: $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780060732790
    • Publisher: Harper Perennial
    • Published: February 2005
    The Peruvian novelist's classic early novel takes place in a Peruvian town, situated between desert & jungle, which is torn by boredom & lust. Don Anselmo, a stranger in a black coat, builds a brothel onthe outskirts of the town while he charms its innocent people, setting in motion a chain reaction with extraordinary consequences. This brothel, called the Green House, brings together the innocent & the corrupt: Bonificia, a young Indian girl saved by the nuns only to become a prostitute; Father Garcia, struggling for the church; and four best friends drawn to both excitement & escape. It is a world existing between savagery & civilization. 405p.

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