El arroyo de la Llorona y otros cuentos

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Vintage Books, Sep 3, 1996 - Fiction - 191 pages
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The highly acclaimed short story collection by the author of The House on Mango Street is now available in a Spanish edition. El arroyo de La Llorana brings to life an astonishing array of characters and, like La casa en Mango Street, promises to become a book that will be cherished around the world. "Radiant."--New York Times Book Review.

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A little girl revealing secrets as only a child can; a witch flies at dawn over a small town--these are just two of the scenarios presented by Cisneros in this collection of short stories. A writer of ... Read full review

Contents

El arroyo de la Llorona
47
El hombre Marlboro
62
Acuérdate del Alamo
68
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Sandra Cisneros was born in Chicago in 1954. Internationally acclaimed for her poetry and fiction, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lannan Literary Award and the American Book Award, and of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacArthur Foundation. Cisneros is the author of the novels The House on Mango Street and Caramelo, a collection of short stories Woman Hollering Creek, a book of poetry Loose Woman, and a children's book Hairs/Pelitos. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.

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