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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In scenes that range from the jungles of Angola to a seedy Florida bar, Alberto explores war, madness, exile, and the redemptive power of love. In the light of dawn he noticed the remarkable fact that the animal had wings harmoniously joined to its body. Tormented by memories and hallucinations, he yearns to die but is unable to take his own life. Beautiful modern language that is in the process of being invented. Using magic realism as the vehic Two apropos quotes from the book are: Feb 09, Saul Souto rated it really liked it.

Caracol Beach by Eliseo Alberto

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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.


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The Woman Who Walked into Doors. Men are divided into two groups: Ha estado lloviendo, hay luna, alguien ha descerebrado a elisso perro contra un muro. But, he finds himself unable to take his own life and sets out to find someone who will pull the trigger for him.