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Latin American Fiction: A Selected Reading List
Booklists for Adults

Alvarez, Julia  IN THE TIME OF THE BUTTERFLIES

Arenas, Reinaldo  BEFORE NIGHT FALLS

Arreola, Juan JosÈ  THE FAIR

Bioy Casares, Adolfo  ASLEEP IN THE SUN

Carpentier, Alejo  EXPLOSION IN A CATHEDRAL, A NOVEL

Castillo, Ana  LOVERBOYS: STORIES

Cisneros, Sandra  WOMAN HOLLERING CREEK, AND OTHER STORIES

Donosco, JosÈ  THE GARDEN NEXT DOOR

Dorfman, Ariel  KONFIDENZ: A NOVEL

Engle, Margarita M.  SINGING TO CUBA

FerrÈ, Rosario  THE HOUSE ON THE LAGOON

Fuentes, Carlos  CHRISTOPHER UNBORN

GarcÌa M·rquez, Gabriel  OF LOVE AND OTHER DEMONS

LimÛn, Graciela  THE MEMORIES OF ANA CALDERON; A NOVEL

Onetti, Juan Carlos  GOODBYES AND STORIES

Ortiz Cofer, Judith  AN ISLAND LIKE YOU: STORIES OF THE BARRIO

Puig, Manuel  THE BUENOS AIRES AFFAIR: A DETECTIVE NOVEL

Sabato, Ernesto R.  THE ANGEL OF DARKNESS

Sarduy, Severo  FROM CUBA WITH A SONG

Sepúlveda, Luis  THE NAME OF A BULLFIGHTER

Taibo, Paco Ignacio  LIFE ITSELF, NO HAPPY ENDING, SOME CLOUDS

Valenzuela, Luisa  CLARA: THIRTEEN SHORT STORIES AND A NOVEL

Vargas Llosa, Mario  CAPTAIN PANTOJA AND THE SPECIAL SERVICE

Compiled by Janet Buda, North End Branch, Boston Public Library, 1997