Las Christmas: Escritores latinos recuerdan las tradiciones Navidenas


En esta espl?ndida extravagancia literaria, veinticino de los m?s conocidos escritores latinos nos agradan y nos conmueven con sus recuerdos navide?os.

El cuento de Julia ?lvarez nos ense?a como Santicl? libr? de opresi?n pol?tica a su querido t?o. Junot D?az recuerda su inquieta asimilaci?n a un nuevo pa?s al pasar su primera Navidad en los Estados Unidos. Sandra Cisneros sigue con las memorias nost?lgicas de las sabrosuras navide?as que prepar? su pap?. Las Christmas nos trae ...

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En esta espléndida extravagancia literaria, veinticino de los más conocidos escritores latinos nos agradan y nos conmueven con sus recuerdos navideños.

El cuento de Julia Álvarez nos enseña como Santicló libró de opresión política a su querido tío. Junot Díaz recuerda su inquieta asimilación a un nuevo país al pasar su primera Navidad en los Estados Unidos. Sandra Cisneros sigue con las memorias nostálgicas de las sabrosuras navideñas que preparó su papá. Las Christmas nos trae verdaderas historias de las muy distintas tradiciones de varios escritores--historias que vivamente captan el orgullo, el dolor, la alegría, y la pena que siempre acompañan las Navidades en todas las Américas.

Magníficamente ilustrado y adornado con canciones y recetas--desde tamales dulces tradicionales hasta asopao puertorriqueño--para unas fiestas inolvidables.

Un sabroso y alentador regalo de Navidad.

Con 26 ilustraciones de José Ortega

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780375701696
  • Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 12/28/1998
  • Language: Spanish
  • Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 208
  • Sales rank: 1,201,664
  • Product dimensions: 7.47 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.72 (d)

Meet the Author

Esmeralda Santiago
Esmeralda Santiago is the author of the memoirs When I Was Puerto Rican and Almost a Woman, as well as a novel, América's Dream. She lives in Westchester County, New York.
Joie Davidow was a founder of the L.A. Weekly, L.A. Style magazine, and , a national Latino lifestyle publication. She lives in Los Angeles.
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