Sangre en el Ojo has ratings and reviews. Book Riot said: This book is harrowing and intense and wonderful. It tells the story of a young woman f. Mezcla de memorias y ficción, Sangre en el ojo nos adentra en la mente de una escritora chilena que acaba de perder la vista en un país. Seeing Red is a short, autobiographical novel by Lina Meruane that begins Inés de la Cruz Prize in for Sangre en el Ojo (Seeing Red).

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She lives life in this careful way, avoiding anything which can result in the unfortunate event happening. But the word sunrise evoked nothing. Punctuation is used minimally.

It was an interesting read and I found it quite a ‘heavy’ read and it took a lot of concentration to get myself back into the book each time I picked it up.

Ships from and sold by Amazon. Start reading Sangre en el ojo Spanish Edition on your Kindle in under a minute. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Thanks to Deep Vellum one of my favorite small presses, for bringing us a wonderful selection of literature from around the world.

She knows that this is coming and the opening of the book is the moment at which her nightmare comes true.

He was an absolutely dedicated specialist, true Russian fanaticism inculcated by his Soviet lineage. It is difficult for her loved ones to attempt to help Lina but without making her feel helpless. In first person, and with a character with the same name, except that person goes blind sanfre her eyes start to bleed. Those things I have forgotten now when I am no longer in uni The cover grabbed my attention and refused to let me go. Het meekijken en oko wat zij heeft meegemaakt is moeilijk, rauw, maar aan de andere kant juist weer erg mooi.


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I can not say a lot about the translation, I mean it is a good translation I would like to thank ReadersFirst for providing a copy of the book in exchange with an honest review. Et sans ses yeux, qui est-elle? Our heart goes out to the heroine and we sink when her heart sinks. It is divided into short chapters, between two and four pages long.

Novela relativamente breve que se puede desgranar con parsimonia y sosiego para msruane su lectura como quien aprecia un buen cuadro, una buena pieza musical, una obra de arte; porque eso es Sangre en el ojo: Learn more about Amazon Prime. I started reading it a couple of days back and finished reading it yesterday.

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My hand isn’t there and neither is my arm. There are places in the book where I couldn’t help wonder how a particular passage would have read in Spanish, how it would have been even more beautiful and poetic in the original.

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. It was amazing, because I never thought that a description of a person kissing someone’s eye could be that way. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Please try again later. But the author herself experienced blindness too and led that lead the way. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

The writing style was frenetic at times and gave a taster of the uncertainty she felt as her world is changing and as it is only a short book I was able to read it in one sitting and found it totally absorbing thank you to Readers First for the advanced copy in return for a fair and honest review By submitting, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Sangre en el Ojo

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Reading the book is a meditative experience, which is very fascinating, because the main theme it addresses is a bit dark and bleak. Learn more about Amazon Prime. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. And then a firecracker went off in her head.

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Initially drawn to this book because of the very striking cover, and the insides are just as striking! Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. At one point we have all probably wondered what it would linz like to lose our hearing or swngre sight or our sense of smell. Ediciones Lanzallamas August 30, Language: Share your thoughts with other customers. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

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