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Patricia Engel is the author of Vida, which was a finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Fiction Award and the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award, winner of Colombia’s national prize in letters, the Premio Biblioteca de Narrativa Colombiana, and named a New York Times Notable Book of the Year; It’s Not Love, It’s Just Paris, which won the International Latino Book Award; and, most recently, The Veins of the Ocean, which won the 2017 Dayton Literary Peace Prize.

Her books have been translated into many languages and her fiction has appeared in The Best American Short Stories, The Best American Mystery Stories, The Atlantic, A Public Space, Harvard Review, Chicago Quarterly Review, ZYZZYVA, and many other publications. Her nonfiction ha
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The Veins of the Ocean

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It's Not Love, It's Just Paris

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“You don’t ‘find’ love, mi amor. You choose it. And then to keep love, you must choose it again, day after day.”
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Stephanie Hi Patricia,

Thank you for the friendship. :)

Stephanie


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