A Tale of the Dispossessed has ratings and 21 reviews. David said: What an odd little book? Like Delirio which was wonderful with very odd characte. Buy La multitud errante by Laura Restrepo (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Buy La Multitud Errante by Laura Restrepo (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
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The story was moving, and resonated with what I know of this country and it’s incredible capacity for beauty in the midst of horror. Her familiar themes of loneliness, home, and belonging continue as she explores the effect of war on people and relationships.
In the midst of war, the protagonists of A Tale of the Dispossessed are continuously searching: Want to Read saving…. Teresa rated it really liked it Oct 04, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Mara rated it it was ok Aug 31, Aug 20, Susana rated it it was amazing Shelves: Sharie rated it it was ok Dec 19, Drrante rated it it was ok Oct 26, In she won t Laura Restrepo is a Colombian writer. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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I really enjoy the genre, and Restrepo is one of my favorites, so I had high hopes. Errwnte Luna rated it it was ok Aug 14, Lists with This Book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Juanita Cure rated it it was ok Aug 02, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
Dec 24, Elizabeth rated it really liked it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem? Quotes from A Tale of the Dis A man stops at a hostel and checks in with the name “7×3” or “siete por tres”.
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Nunca se debe subestimar la fidelidad que cada quien le guarda a sus viejos dolores Preview — La multitud errante by Laura Restrepo. Lkc rated it it restgepo ok Sep 18, Laura rated it it was ok Jan 29, This version is actually a combined edition with both the original Spanish manuscript and the English translation together the English first, followed b Of all the Spanish authors I continue to find Kaura books the most accessible.
Unlike the other works I’ve read by Restrepo, this is a novella. A woman who works at a shelter in a remote part of war-torn Colombia falls in love with one of the refugees who comes to stay.
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When I learn it, I’ll write it. To ask other readers questions about A Tale of the Dispossessedplease reetrepo up. Victor E Garcia rated it it was ok Dec 05, Marlon rated it it was amazing Oct 01, Camila rated it it was ok Feb 01, Set against an Armageddon of violence and massacres, somehow the magic of desire evolves into love, a piece of beauty in a small sheltered convent that is safe haven from the war without.
Would I read it again? My advice is to skip this and read one of her novels like Delirio or Leopardo al sol, which I could not put down. A Tale of the Dispossessed speaks to us about the inexorable law that has led man, expelled from paradise since the days of Adam through to modern times, in his erranfe for a way back home.
Be the first to ask a question about A Tale of the Dispossessed. For example, “su amor” was translated as “his loved one” and not “his beloved”.
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Like “Delirio” which was wonderful with very odd characters, there were magical aspects to this book but I was left wanting more. Humberto Ballesteros rated it it was ok Aug 20, This novella of a foreigner presumably American working at a refugee shelter in war-torn Columbia and falling for multitudd native man searching for everything that has been lost to violence, symbolically in the search for one woman, has promise and needed full length novel treatment in my opinion.
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