The Lesser Tragedy of Death

Product Number: EB00009340
Released: Jun 28, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781936070794
Publisher: Akashic Books
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Description

"[A] brave and moving tribute to a brother gone astray; with skill, unflinching honesty, and redemptive compassion, Cristina GarcIa tracks his marvelous, complex, and errant life...? These poems are the beautiful, painful, astonishing result of a journey to hell and back in search of the brother she loves. With this first book of poems, GarcIa, one of our best novelists and storytellers, proves herself to be a talented poet as well."-Julia Alvarez, author of Saving the World Cristina GarcIa is the author of several novels-including Dreaming in Cuban-anthologies, and books for young readers. A National Book Award nominee, she is also a visiting professor and Black Mountain Institute teaching fellow in creative writing at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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Author(s): Cristina Garcia
Genre: Poetry
Original Publish Date: May 01, 2010

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