Books by James Cañón

James Cañón was born and raised in Ibagué, Colombia. He?s the author of the novel Tales from the Town of Widows & Chronicles from the Land of Men, forthcoming from William Morrow. His English short fiction has appeared in Chautauqua Literary Journal and F


TALES FROM THE TOWN OF WIDOWS by James Cañón
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 2, 2007

"Prime magic realism à la Márquez, Cortázar and Vargas Llosa, updated with a pop-culture twist."
Slyly pushing the envelope Aristophanes opened with Lysistrata, debut novelist Cañón exultantly sets up the saga of Colombian women on top. Read full book review >