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Titre : Vintage Cisneros (Signed)
Éditeur : Vintage
Date d'édition : 2004
Reliure : Soft cover
Etat du livre : Fine
Signé : Signed by Author(s)
Edition : 1st Edition
Bright, clean wraps with sharp corners. Tight binding, unmarked pages throughout. Small publisher's dot bottom text block. Signed by author on title page. 1st edition, 1st printing of this book that was not published as a hard cover. N° de réf. du libraire ws15561
Synopsis : Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the great modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.
?Sandra Cisneros knows both that the heart can be broken and that it can rise and soar like a bird. Whatever story she chooses to tell, we should be listening for a long time to come.? ? The Washington Post Book World
A winner of the PEN Center West Award for Best Fiction and the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship, Sandra Cisneros evokes working-class Latino experience with an irresistible mix of realism and lyrical exuberance.
Vintage Cisneros features an excerpt from her bestselling novel The House on Mango Street, which has become a favorite in school classrooms across the country. Also included are a chapter from her new novel, Caramelo; a generous selection of poems from My Wicked Wicked Ways and Loose Woman; and seven stories from her award-winning collection Woman Hollering Creek .
A propos de l'auteur: Sandra Cisneros was born in Chicago in 1954. Internationally acclaimed for her poetry and fiction, she has been the recipient of numerous awards, including the Lannan Literary Award and the American Book Award, and of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the MacArthur Foundation. Cisneros is the author of the novels The House on Mango Street and Caramelo, a collection of short stories Woman Hollering Creek, a book of poetry Loose Woman, and a children's book Hairs/Pelitos. She lives in San Antonio, Texas.
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