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CELLOPHANE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A debut novel from Washington Post Book World editor Arana (American Chica, 2001) that blends magical realism with matter-of-fact descriptions of things Amazonian.Like the Peruvian poet César Vallejo's "Black Stone Lying on a White Stone" and the Colombian novelist Gabriel García Márquez's One Hundred Years of Solitude, Peruvian-American Arana's narrative opens with an intimation of mortality: Its ... Read full review

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Review: Cellophane

User Review  - April - Goodreads

i'm not usually a fan of magical realism but this book was captivating Read full review

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