A Fish in the Water

A Fish in the Water

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A Fish in the Water by Mario Vargas Llosa

Mario Vargas Llosa's A Fish in the Water is a twofold book: a memoir of one of Latin America's most celebrated witers, beginning with his birth in 1936 in Arequipa, Peru; and the story of his organization of the reform movement which culminated in his bid for the Peruvian presidency in 1990.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780374155094
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 05/01/1994
Pages: 532
Product dimensions: 6.35(w) x 9.35(h) x 1.62(d)

About the Author

Mario Vargas Llosa was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2010 "for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the individual's resistance, revolt, and defeat." Peru's foremost writer, he has been awarded the Cervantes Prize, the Spanish-speaking world's most distinguished literary honor, and the Jerusalem Prize. His many works include The Feast of the Goat, The Bad Girl, Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter, The War of the End of the World, and The Storyteller. He lives in London.

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Fish in the Water 4.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Mona Nomura More than 1 year ago
Prepare yourselves for a journey that will flip perspectives. Redefine priorities. Question what you think you know. And for citizens of politically stable states, appreciate our country, in ways only extraordinary historical figures as Llosa can
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The black cat is silent for a moment before saying,"I must go plan some lessons now." She then pads out.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It's okay. I only know how to spell it because I'm doing a reaserch paper about them :(