Search Results: "Augusto Monterroso"


BOOK REVIEW

COMPLETE WORKS by Augusto Monterroso
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 1996

"Charming work, attractively translated by the estimable Edith Grossman, from a minor writer of something approaching genius."
Sophisticated wit and playful surrealist fantasy dominate these ingenious and gently mocking tales, by a Guatemalan-born soulmate to the late Jorge Luis Borges. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

Seasons of Heaven by Nicolas Augusto
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 16, 2016

"A supernatural tale that falls flat due to confusing plot developments and saccharine characterization."
Augusto's debut novel tells a complex tale of suffering, bravery, and the bonds between the living and the dead. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE REVOLUTION by Augusto Cury
Released: Sept. 18, 2012

"Cury aims to encourage people to rise above their problems, enact change and seek improvement in their lives. Message heard, loud and clear."
A mysterious traveler and his disciples provide enlightenment in Cury's second book in the Dreamseller series (The Dreamseller: The Calling, 2011). Read full book review >