Books by Ingrid Rojas Contreras

FRUIT OF THE DRUNKEN TREE by Ingrid Rojas Contreras
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 31, 2018

"A tragic history is filtered through fiction, and the results are patchy: sometimes constrained by invention, sometimes piercing."
The perils of day-to-day existence in late-20th-century Colombia—a time of drug lords, guerrillas, kidnappings, and car bombs—are glimpsed through the eyes of a child and her family's teenage maid, whose relationship exposes two facets of the class divide. Read full book review >