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Latin American mystery writers

an A-to-Z guide

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Ct .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Detective and mystery stories, Latin American -- History and criticism -- Dictionaries,
  • Detective and mystery stories, Latin American -- Bio-bibliography -- Dictionaries,
  • Authors, Latin American -- Biography -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographcial references and index.

    Statementedited by Darrell B. Lockhart.
    GenreDictionaries., Bio-bibliography, Biography
    ContributionsLockhart, Darrell B.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ7082.N7 L352 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 225 p. ;
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3689910M
    ISBN 100313305544
    LC Control Number2003058415

    This literature-related list is incomplete; you can help by This is a list of some of the most important writers from Latin America, organized by cultural region and nationality. The focus is on Latin American literature.   Latin American female writers 'get literary place they deserve' in new collection Project in Mexico to reprint books highlighting works .

      Whether it's a new romance, mystery, a YA book, or the hottest summer read, we're into just about anything, including delving into these beautifully woven worlds shaped by beloved Spanish-language authors. Known as literary masters in both Latin culture and across the world, the works of these acclaimed Hispanic writers (many of them Pulitzer. Latin American literature - Latin American literature - The “boom” novels: Among the works that brought recognition to these writers and that are now considered the epicentre of the boom is Cien años de soledad (; One Hundred Years of Solitude), by García Márquez, a world-class masterpiece that has entered the canon of Western literature.

      One of my DL goals is to resurrect my understanding of French back to that previous level and reacquaint myself with the great Inspector Maigret. I hope to also do the same with my Spanish studies and am wondering if anybody in the community can recommend some Spanish/Latin American mystery writers (and their books) of note? —Mystery Scence. Whoever wants to inform themselves about Latin American crime writers would be well advised to place Lockhart's reference work ^ILatin American Mystery Writers^R on their shelf —Alligatorpapieren (Reviewed with Science Fiction Writers) [T]hese two new titles fill .


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In his trademark style, he delivers a knotty detective novel which also serves as a scorching commentary on the Fujimori’s regime. He is the editor of Latin American Jewish Writers: A Dictionary (), co-author of Culture and Customs of Argentina (Greenwood, ), and editor of Latin American Science Fiction Writers and Latin American Mystery Writers (both Greenwood, ).Pages:   This list was initially complied by the mystery writer Eleanor Taylor Bland and was later expanded upon by the writer and scholar Frankie Y.

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