Product Description: This novel tells of childhood on a remote island off the west African coast. Superstition dominates in dark times and the hard-pressed islanders sacrifice their possessions to the enraged ocean. What of their lives will they save?Both lyrical and unsparingly truthful, this novel draws on oral storytelling to illuminate a little-known corner of Africa...read more
Product Description: Gael García Bernal has become the most well-known face of Latin American cinema. He has starred in many of the Latin American movies that have been very successful in the U.S., including Y Tu Mamá También, Amores Perros, and The Motorcycle Diaries...read more
Presents a tale of the outrageously talented boy from the Brazilian back streets who, despite his humble origins, conquers the footballing world. This is a biography of Ronaldinho, the world's finest footballer since Pele. It features interviews with key personalities, family, friends, ex-lovers and fans.
9781861059789 | Anova Books, September 28, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Presents a tale of the outrageously talented boy from the Brazilian back streets who, despite his humble origins, conquers the footballing world.