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The Story of My Teeth free pdf Praise for Valeria Luiselli: "Valeria Luiselli's lovely and eccentric first novel is . . . peppered with arresting imagery.""The New York Times""Luiselli's extraordinary debut novel "Faces in the Crowd "signals the arrival of major talent." Jeremy Ellis, Brazos BookstoreWith her first novel, Luiselli has established herself as a brilliant explorer of voice, self, and art."Josh Cook, Porter Square Books"Luiselli's "Faces in the Crowd "is one of the most mesmerizing debut novels in recent memory." Diesel Bookstore BlogValeria Luiselli's "Faces in theCrowd " won the 2014 "Los Angeles Times" Art Seidenbaum First Fiction Award and was a National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35 and Indies Next Pick."I was born in Pachuca, the Beautiful Windy City, with four premature teeth and my body completely covered in a very fine coat of fuzz. But I'm grateful for that inauspicious start because ugliness, as my other uncle, Euripides Lopez Sanchez, was given to saying, is character forming."Highway is a late-in-life world traveler, yarn spinner, collector, and legendary auctioneer. His most precious possessions are the teeth of the "notorious infamous" like Plato, Petrarch, and Virginia Woolf. Written in collaboration with the workers at a Jumex juice factory, "Teeth "is an elegant, witty, exhilarating romp through the industrial suburbs of Mexico City and Luiselli's own literary influences.Valeria Luiselli was born in Mexico City in 1983 and grew up in South Africa. Her work has been translated into many languages and has appeared in publications including the "New York Times," "Granta," and "McSweeney's.""

About Valeria Luiselli

Valeria Luiselli: Valeria Luiselli was born Mexico City and 1983 and grew up in South Africa. A novelist ("Faces in the Crowd") and essayist ("Sidewalks"), her work has been translated into many languages and has appeared in publications including the "New York Times," the "New Yorker," "Granta," and "McSweeney's." In 2014, "Faces in the Crowd" was the recipient of the "Los Angeles Times" Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction and the National Book Foundation's 5 Under 35 award. Her forthcoming novel, "The Story of My Teeth," will be available from Coffee House Press in fall 2015.

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Author : Valeria Luiselli
Publisher : Coffee House Press
Data Published : 15 September 2015
ISBN : 1566894093
EAN : 9781566894098
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 184 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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