Bárbara Mujica


Born
The United States

American novelist, short story writer and critic. Her latest novels are Sister Teresa (2007), based on the life of Saint Teresa of Avila, and Frida, (2001) based on the life of Frida Kahlo. The latter was an international bestseller that was translated into seventeen languages. Barbara Mujica’s other book-length fiction includes The Deaths of Don Bernardo (novel, 1990), Sanchez across the Street (stories, 1997) and Far from My Mother’s Home (stories, 1999). Barbara Mujica’s short stories have appeared in numerous magazines including The Minnesota Review, Pangolin Papers, and The Literary Review, and anthologies such as Where Angels Glide at Dawn, eds. Lori Carlson and Cnythia Ventura, Intro. Isabel Allende (1990, 1993), What Is Secret: Stor ...more

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Frida

3.91 avg rating — 3,370 ratings — published 2001 — 33 editions
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Sister Teresa: The Woman Wh...

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I am Venus: A Novel

3.37 avg rating — 59 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Texto Y Vida: Introduci�n a...

3.83 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 1990 — 3 editions
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El Proximo Paso: Gramatica ...

3.83 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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Milenio: Mil Anos de Litera...

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Women Writers of Early Mode...

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Sanchez Across The Street

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Premio Nobel: Once Grandes ...

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“I know what you want to hear, doctor, but I'm sorry, you're not going to pry some sordid confession out of me.”
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