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Since its publication in 1962, Carlos Fuentes' novel, Aura, remains not merely an object of academic interest but a continuous source of controversy in Mexico. It was the explosive combination of sex and religion that incensed the Ministro de Hacienda, Salvador Abascal, and linked Aura to the recent polemical Mexican film El Crimen del Padre Amaro. Aura is preoccupied with ...more
Paperback, 53 pages
Published May 15th 2011 by Manchester University Press (first published 2009)
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This novella was the first that I can remember ever reading. It's a horror-love story with a twist of fairy tale and fantasy. You can't put it down...till the end and then you just exhale loudly!
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Que libro tan raro, está redactado en segunda persona y me dejó dudas.
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