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Publisher Comments:

The winner of PEN's Ernest Hemingway Foundation Award presents a lovely, heartbreaking, finely crafted collection of stories about the poor and working-class in America's Southwest. "As unexpectedly beguiling and unforgettable as the arid stretches between their settings in El Paso and Los Angeles".--Library Journal.

Synopsis:

Dagoberto Gilb is a powerful and important new talent in American fiction. Fresh, funny, relentless, and beautifully crafted, his writing possesses that rare Chekhovian ability to perfectly capture the nuances of ordinary life and make it resonate with unexpected meaning.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780802133991
Author:
Gilb, Dagoberto
Publisher:
Grove Press
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Mexican americans
Subject:
Los angeles (calif.)
Subject:
Los angeles
Subject:
Working class
Subject:
El Paso (Tex.) Fiction.
Subject:
El Paso
Subject:
Stories (single author)
Subject:
Los Angeles (Calif.) Fiction.
Subject:
Mexican Americans -- Fiction.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
10546
Publication Date:
19940931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 16 oz

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Dagoberto Gilb is a powerful and important new talent in American fiction. Fresh, funny, relentless, and beautifully crafted, his writing possesses that rare Chekhovian ability to perfectly capture the nuances of ordinary life and make it resonate with unexpected meaning.
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