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Secret Weavers #21: Quick Fix: Sudden Fiction

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“The wink of an eye and we are transported to an unexpected realm. In very few impeccable lines, Shua’s micro short stories open new vistas to our perception of dreams, myths, fairy tales, even of our everyday life. To read her is to discover another dimension in fiction: small is absolutely beautiful, and thrilling, and often disquieting.”—Luisa Valenzuela

Quick Fixes, a bilingual collection, reflects Ana Maria Shua’s ingenious blending of precise language, incisive humor, and incredible imagination into a unique style of sudden fiction.

Ana Maria Shua was born in Buenos Aires and has published over forty books.

Synopsis:

A quick fix of fiction in this age of speed and technology.

Synopsis:

"The wink of an eye and we are transported to an unexpected realm. In very few impeccable lines, Shua's micro short stories open new vistas to our perception of dreams, myths, fairy tales, even of our everyday life. To read her is to discover another dimension in fiction: small is absolutely beautiful, and thrilling, and often disquieting."-Luisa Valenzuela

Quick Fixes, a bilingual collection, reflects Ana Maria Shua's ingenious blending of precise language, incisivehumor, and incredible imagination into a unique style of sudden fiction.

Ana Maria Shuawas born in Buenos Aires and has published over forty books.

About the Author

Ana María Shua was born in Buenos Aries, Argentina and has published over 40 books including novel, short stories, sudden fictions, and poetry. Her work has been translated into over twelve languages and she has received numerious national and international awards. She received a Guggenheim Fellowship for her collection, The Book of Memories. Rhonda Dahl Buchanan is a professor of Spanish and Director of Latin American Studies at teh University of Louisville, KY and the recipient of a 2006 NEA translation fellowship. Her other books of translation include The Entre Rios Trilogy by Argentine writer Perla Suez, and the forthcoming The Secret Gardens of Mogador by Mexican writer Alberto Ruy Sanchez. Luci Mistratov, was born Lyudmila Mistratova in Kaliningrad, Russia, and holds a Ph.D. in Art Education from the Kaliningrad State University. She has illustrated many books of fiction and biology, and has taught art classes and won awards in numerous national and international exhibitions in Europe and the United States. Presently, she is a Scholar-in-Residence for the

Product Details

ISBN:
9781893996915
Author:
Shua, Ana Maria
Publisher:
White Pine Press (NY)
Translator:
Dahl Buchanan, Rhona
Illustrator:
Mistratov, Luci
Author:
Rhona Dahl Buchanan
Author:
Dahl Buchanan, Rhona
Author:
Mistratov, Luci
Author:
Shua, Ana Mara
Subject:
Spanish
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Caribbean & Latin American
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Secret Weavers Series
Series Volume:
21
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
Spanish
Illustrations:
30 BandW illustrations
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.6 in 11.5 oz

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A quick fix of fiction in this age of speed and technology.
"Synopsis" by , "The wink of an eye and we are transported to an unexpected realm. In very few impeccable lines, Shua's micro short stories open new vistas to our perception of dreams, myths, fairy tales, even of our everyday life. To read her is to discover another dimension in fiction: small is absolutely beautiful, and thrilling, and often disquieting."-Luisa Valenzuela

Quick Fixes, a bilingual collection, reflects Ana Maria Shua's ingenious blending of precise language, incisivehumor, and incredible imagination into a unique style of sudden fiction.

Ana Maria Shuawas born in Buenos Aires and has published over forty books.

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