Shepherds of the Night

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Knopf, 1967 - Brazil - 364 pages
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Set in the author's beloved Bahia, a swarming tale of raffish folk--prostitutes, cardsharpers, and pimps, drunks and homeless Don Juans and Messalinas in the teeming life of a tropical port.

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User Review  - Peycho Kanev - Goodreads

Not as good as Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands and Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon, but good in her own way! Read full review

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User Review  - thegift - Goodreads

wish i was a night owl with these friends, even now when i can be reasonably aware of embedded misogyny, aware of errors of machismo, aware women are more than counters in a game of manliness, not your enemy if not your love… Read full review


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