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Product Description: "Santos-Febres and 13 other contributors of Puerto Rican heritage take full advantage of San Juan's wide range of disparities between rich and poor, weak and powerful, tourists and residents, in this fine addition to Akashic's noir anthology series...read more

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9781617754883 | Akashic Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Santos-Febres and 13 other contributors of Puerto Rican heritage take full advantage of San Juan's wide range of disparities between rich and poor, weak and powerful, tourists and residents, in this fine addition to Akashic's noir anthology series.
9781617752964 | Akashic Books, October 4, 2016, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: "Santos-Febres and 13 other contributors of Puerto Rican heritage take full advantage of San Juan's wide range of disparities between rich and poor, weak and powerful, tourists and residents, in this fine addition to Akashic's noir anthology series.

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Product Description: 1935. La llegada de Gardel a Puerto Rico causa un sorprendente revuelo. El Zorzal Criollo enamora a los isleños con su cálida y melancólica voz hasta que su exitosa gira se ve interrumpida por un intempestivo problema de salud...read more

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9786070730023 | Planeta Pub Corp, November 10, 2015, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: 1935.

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Product Description: Julián Castrodad es un joven periodista que una noche, al salir de la redacción del periódico donde trabaja, conoce a Tadeo Chamdeleau, empleado en un pequeño motel en las afueras de una ciudad caribeña. Poco después, Julián pierde su empleo y Tadeo le ofrece un puesto en el motel; Julián acepta, debido a su precaria situación económica...read more

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9781603968584 | Revised edition (Punto De Lectura, July 15, 2010), cover price $14.99 | also contains Cualquier miercoles soy tuya/ Any Given Wednesday I'll be Yours | About this edition: Julián Castrodad es un joven periodista que una noche, al salir de la redacción del periódico donde trabaja, conoce a Tadeo Chamdeleau, empleado en un pequeño motel en las afueras de una ciudad caribeña.

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Product Description: Julián Castrodad es un joven periodista que una noche, al salir de la redacción del periódico donde trabaja, conoce a Tadeo Chamdeleau, empleado en un pequeño motel en las afueras de una ciudad caribeña. Poco después, Julián pierde su empleo y Tadeo le ofrece un puesto en el motel; Julián acepta, debido a su precaria situación económica...read more

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9781603968584, titled "Cualquier miercoles soy tuya / Any Wednesday I'm Yours" | Revised edition (Punto De Lectura, July 15, 2010), cover price $14.99 | also contains Cualquier miercoles soy tuya / Any Wednesday I'm Yours | About this edition: Julián Castrodad es un joven periodista que una noche, al salir de la redacción del periódico donde trabaja, conoce a Tadeo Chamdeleau, empleado en un pequeño motel en las afueras de una ciudad caribeña.

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Product Description: Fe en disfraz es una novela para todos los tiempos y para beberse como una taza de café negro y engullirse como un manjar. Viajé con Mayra Santos-Febres y nunca me sentí tan arropada tanto por su literatura como por su inteligente escritura, cálida como ella misma, cálida como el mar del Caribe...read more

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9781603969369 | Alfaguara, November 30, 2009, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Fe en disfraz es una novela para todos los tiempos y para beberse como una taza de café negro y engullirse como un manjar.

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Product Description: Sirena Selena, un adolescente gay que se ha echado a la calle para ganarse la vida, posee un don especial: una voz dulce, cristalina, fresca "como el mismísimo mal de amores sobre la faz de la tierra". Y cuando Martha Divine, una vieja travestí dueña de un bar en Puerto Rico, descubre ese talento sin igual, decide "promocionar" al joven...read more

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9781603968591, titled "Sirena Selena vestida de pena / Sirena Selena Dressed of Sorrow" | Punto De Lectura, November 1, 2009, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Sirena Selena, un adolescente gay que se ha echado a la calle para ganarse la vida, posee un don especial: una voz dulce, cristalina, fresca "como el mismísimo mal de amores sobre la faz de la tierra".

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9780061731303 | Original edition (Perennial, August 1, 2009), cover price $13.99

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9780061900921 | Harpercollins, August 11, 2009, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: Nuestra Señora de la Noche es la historia de una de las mujeres más sensuales, complejas y trágicas de Puerto Rico, quien logró transformarse en la mujer más poderosa, temida y respetada de la isla. Pobre y abandonada por su madre, la niña Isabel se vio obligada a vivir una vida servil y ardura, llena de trabajos y constates luchas...read more

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9780061626739 | Rayo, November 1, 2008, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Nuestra Señora de la Noche es la historia de una de las mujeres más sensuales, complejas y trágicas de Puerto Rico, quien logró transformarse en la mujer más poderosa, temida y respetada de la isla.

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Doa Isabel Luberza Oppenheimer, the owner of an extremely popular and profitable bordello, has become one of the most respected, powerful, and feared women of her town, climbing up the social ladder in a hypocritical, white, bourgeois, class-conscious Christian society.

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9788467020939 | Espasa-Calpe, July 30, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Doa Isabel Luberza Oppenheimer, the owner of an extremely popular and profitable bordello, has become one of the most respected, powerful, and feared women of her town, climbing up the social ladder in a hypocritical, white, bourgeois, class-conscious Christian society.

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Product Description: Nuestra señora de la noche es la historia de una de las mujeres más sensuales, complejas y trágicas de Puerto Rico quien logró transformarse en la mujer más poderosa, temida y respetada de la isla Pobre y abandonada por su madre, la niña Isabel se vio obligada a vivir una vida servil antes de ni siquiera aprender a leer...read more

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9788467021363 | Espasa-Calpe, May 6, 2006, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Nuestra señora de la noche es la historia de una de las mujeres más sensuales, complejas y trágicas de Puerto Rico quien logró transformarse en la mujer más poderosa, temida y respetada de la isla Pobre y abandonada por su madre, la niña Isabel se vio obligada a vivir una vida servil antes de ni siquiera aprender a leer.

The award-winning author of Urban Oracles and Sirena Silena journeys into the dark underbelly of San Juan after dark to a motel on the border of nowhere, in a noir novel that follows the lives of four different loners on the edge. Original.

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9781594480010 | Riverhead Books, July 1, 2005, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The award-winning author of Urban Oracles and Sirena Silena journeys into the dark underbelly of San Juan after dark to a motel on the border of nowhere, in a noir novel that follows the lives of four different loners on the edge.

Juliâan Castrodad, an unemployed journalist, takes a job as night clerk in a small motel in a Caribbean city where he witnessess strange comings and goings and becomes involved with the mysterious 'Solitary Lady.'

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9788439708537 | 1 edition (Grijalbo Mondadori, September 30, 2002), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Juliâan Castrodad, an unemployed journalist, takes a job as night clerk in a small motel in a Caribbean city where he witnessess strange comings and goings and becomes involved with the mysterious 'Solitary Lady.

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Rescued from poverty, abuse, and drug addiction by Martha Divine, a teenage hustler is transformed into the diva Sirena Selena, whose beauty and remarkable singing voice will be ticket to fame and fortune, until an encounter with a wealthy investor, Hugo Groubel, launches a bizarre seduction that explores the complexities of class, race, gender, and ambition. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9780312252274 | Picador USA, August 5, 2000, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: When she rescues a teenage hustler from poverty, abuse, and drug addiction Martha Divine transforms him into the diva Sirena Selena, whose beauty and remarkable singing voice will be her ticket to fame and fortune.

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9780312263928 | 1 edition (Picador USA, August 1, 2001), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Rescued from poverty, abuse, and drug addiction by Martha Divine, a teenage hustler is transformed into the diva Sirena Selena, whose beauty and remarkable singing voice will be ticket to fame and fortune, until an encounter with a wealthy investor, Hugo Groubel, launches a bizarre seduction that explores the complexities of class, race, gender, and ambition.

When she rescues a teenage hustler from poverty, abuse, and drug addiction Martha Divine transforms him into the diva Sirena Selena, whose beauty and remarkable singing voice will be her ticket to fame and fortune.

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9788439704607 | Grijalbo Mondadori, February 7, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: When she rescues a teenage hustler from poverty, abuse, and drug addiction Martha Divine transforms him into the diva Sirena Selena, whose beauty and remarkable singing voice will be her ticket to fame and fortune.

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9781571290342 | Brookline Books, April 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: 'Fifteen short stories and vignettes in Caribbean settings by a prize-winning Puerto Rican narrator.

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