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WAR BY CANDLELIGHT: Stories

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Nine diverse stories show this Peruvian-American newcomer's passionate involvement with his material.Whether it's a deadly landslide, a no-holds-barred neighborhood turf war, or a guerrilla war convulsing a nation, Alarcón jumps right in with a fearlessness that becomes his most striking quality. Six of these stories are set in Peru, three in New York City. In "The Visitor," a man huddles with his ... Read full review

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