Eliseo Alberto, Author, Edith Grossman, Translator Alfred A. Knopf $25 (p) in English, set around the small Florida resort community of Caracol Beach. Eliseo Alberto’s award-winning Caracol Beach combines the passionate imagination of magic realism with the plotting of a thriller (and a. Resumen y sinópsis de Caracol beach de Eliseo Alberto. Es un sábado del mes de junio, y Beto Milanés, emigrante de origen cubano, sale a buscar a alguien.

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Caracol Beach

The book actually came about as a product of a writing workshop with Marquez. You should try it. It was something to see.

Mar 11, Pablo Brito rated it really liked it. Pero en lugar de querer copiar el estilo, lo que hizo fue reinventarlo. View all 4 comments.

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Two apropos quotes from the book are: Gabriel Campoy rated it really liked it Feb 25, A Cuban experience that is gradually being lost to history. Preview — Caracol Beach by Eliseo Alberto. Ways to Hide in Winter. Return to Book Page. May 16, Ivan rated it it was amazing.

Tormented by memories and hallucinations, he yearns to die but is unable to take his own life. Using magic realism as the vehic Two apropos quotes from the book are: Dec 10, Fabiola rated it it was amazing Shelves: Nov 13, Pages.

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There are many passages from a diary from his war years in Africa where Beto was the only survivor of an ambush that killed all his comrades. A Ladder to the Sky. Aug 30, Marisol rated it liked it. The Woman Who Walked into Doors. Este autor me gusto bastante.

Inspired by Your Browsing History. Stay in Touch Sign up. He constantly foreshadows the bizarre, farcical, violent and tragic events that are the culmination of the novel. The only thing she had accumulated in life was the memory of everything she had lost.


LitFlash The eBooks you want at the beacch prices. Men are divided into two groups: This book is so good. I don’t have the literary terms to properly describe what I think of it. Open Preview See a Problem? Sep 21, Nereyda rated it liked it. He received a degree in journalism from the University of Havana, and was editor in chief of the literary gazette El Caiman… More about Eliseo Alberto.

Muy suave, un poco enredoso. The ex-soldier is a night watchman in an auto junkyard living in a trailer that was a circus wagon.

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Glimpses of the Moon. Translated by Edith Grossman. No tengo maneras de expresar todo lo que amo esta novela y lo que significa para mi. But, he finds himself unable to take his own life and sets out to find someone who will pull the trigger for him.