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  • Paperback
  • 320
  • El Leopardo al sol
  • Laura Restrepo
  • Spanish
  • 03 August 2020
  • 9780060834852

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El Leopardo al sol Download Ô 2 Laura Restrepo Ë 2 Summary Review El Leopardo al sol ?n por preservar la vida de sus hijos En ella Restrepo explora dimensiones humanas ocultas del alma de la mafia colombiana y logra por primera vez una radiografía de la intensidad y complejidad de sus relaciones amorosas y familiares de su concepción del honor y la muerte de su código ético y su fascinación con el diner. Am trying to read another book in Spanish only my three jobs keep getting in the way I love it though I often get distracted wondering if it reads like literature or like People magazine in English

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El Leopardo al sol Download Ô 2 Laura Restrepo Ë 2 Summary Review El Leopardo al sol Irtiendo al dinero fácil en rey de una nueva sociedad ue habrá perdido irremediablemente el camino Basada en una temible saga de la vida real esta novela es brutal y cruda en su lenguaje pero la dulcifica la conmovedora historia de amor ue transcurre entre sus páginas y la humaniza el protagonismo de las mujeres en su af?. I bought this at a library sale last summer not knowing really what it was Just seemed like a theme I didn t know much about Stylistically this was not my taste whatsoever While I can t seem to put down a book without finishing it I was resolved at the halfway mark to toss it in the trash when I finished rather than inflict it on another person Then the completely immoral and lets face it evil main characters began to show signs of actual humanity Beyond the grossly excessive lifestyles and meaningless murders they appeared to finally care about something or at least someone It got me through the second half Sadly the narrative concluded pretty much the only way it could and that I suppose was the author s point Anyway I learned some new things about how lives can be lived and I appreciate my own just a little bit

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El Leopardo al sol Download Ô 2 Laura Restrepo Ë 2 Summary Review El Leopardo al sol El asesinato irreflexivo de Adriano Monsalve por parte de su primo hermano Nando Barragán desencadena una guerra fratricida destinada a durar hasta el fin de los tiempos y marcada por la inexorable ley del desierto la sangre se paga con sangre Barraganes y Monsalves alimentarán su sed de venganza con negocios ilegales conv. Leopard in the Sun was a real treat and I think magic realist fiction enthusiasts will enjoy it After reading the first sentence on the dust jacket I couldn t wait to devour this one Imagine the Sicilian history of The Godfather rewritten by Gabriel Garcia Maruez or West Side Story reinterpreted by Isabel Allende and you have a sense of Laura Restrepo s unforgettable novel of the making of Colombia s drug cartels I couldn t have said it better myself Likewise since Gabriel Garcia Maruez is my favorite author and was once followed closely in that lineup by Isabel Allende before her two most recent weak novels were published I am happy to report that this book does deliver what it promises I did however find the interspersed hearsay sections of the story in italics a bit frustrating For me they interrupted the flow of the narrative and interfered with the effect of enchantment the whole reason I read and love magic realist fiction However I understand what Restrepo was going for because there is always than one explanation for the magical and strange happenings in good magic realist fiction and these sections tend to show the warring Barragans and the Monsalves almost as folk heros or villains to the townspeople who make up these choruses of praise or condemnation but I still thought this was a bit forced Nonetheless this novel was delightful in its strange beauty heartbreak and humor that at times had me laughing raucously out loud What I wonder is why it wasn t better publicized to magic realist readers not just the Spanish speaking ones It was first published in 1999 but I had heard nothing about it until recently and that was by accidentally stumbling upon it here on Goodreads Restrepo s Leopard in the Sun was everything Juan Gabriel Vasuez s The Sound of Things Falling should have been but wasn t I highly recommend it A Doctor by Day Tempted Tamed #2 venganza con negocios ilegales conv. Leopard in the Sun was a real treat and I think magic realist fiction enthusiasts will enjoy it After reading the first sentence on the dust jacket I couldn t wait to devour this one Imagine the Sicilian history of The Godfather rewritten by Gabriel Garcia Maruez or West Side Story reinterpreted by Isabel Allende and you have a sense of Laura Restrepo s unforgettable novel of the making of Colombia s drug cartels I couldn t have said it better myself Likewise since Gabriel Garcia Maruez is my favorite author and was once followed closely in that lineup by Isabel Allende before her two most recent weak novels were published I am happy to report that this book does deliver what it promises I did however find the interspersed hearsay sections of the story in italics a bit frustrating For me they interrupted the flow of the narrative and interfered with the effect of enchantment the whole reason I read and love magic realist fiction However I understand what Restrepo was going for because there is always than one explanation for the magical and strange happenings in good magic realist fiction and these sections tend to show the warring Barragans and the Monsalves almost as folk heros or Pip villains to the townspeople who make up these choruses of praise or condemnation but I still thought this was a bit forced Nonetheless this novel was delightful in its strange beauty heartbreak and humor that at times had me laughing raucously out loud What I wonder is why it wasn t better publicized to magic realist readers not just the Spanish speaking ones It was first published in 1999 but I had heard nothing about it until recently and that was by accidentally stumbling upon it here on Goodreads Restrepo s Leopard in the Sun was everything Juan Gabriel Vasuez s The Sound of Things Falling should have been but wasn t I highly recommend it