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7 edition of Klail City found in the catalog.

Klail City

a novel

by Rolando Hinojosa

  • 229 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Arte Público Press in Houston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rio Grande Valley
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Rio Grande Valley -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRolando Hinojosa.
      SeriesKlail City death trip series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ7079.2.H5 K513 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination143 p. ;
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2558980M
      ISBN 100934770549
      LC Control Number85073353

      The complete series list for - Klail City Death Trip Rolando Hinojosa. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. Rolando Hinojosa. Rolando Hinojosa is one of the most prolific and well-respected Hispanic novelists in the United only has he created memorable Mexican American and white characters, but he has completely populated a fictional county in the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas through his continuing generational narrative that he calls the Klail City Death Trip Series.

        FROM KLAIL CITY TO KOREA WITH LOVE. by Rolando Hinojosa. Published in April by Arte Público Press. Reviewed by David Eric Tomlinson. In his collection From Klail City to Korea With Love, legendary Texas author and Austin native Rolando Hinojosa spins a funny, profane, and emotionally affecting tale of small-town Texas lives being moved by – and sometimes moving – the . Hinojosa-Smith is the owner and sole proprietor of the Klail City Death Trip series, a loosely linked collection of 13 short novels set in mythical Belken County, a county situated on the Texas.

      Hinojosa's aggregate portrait of the Spanish southwest continues in Klail City y sus alrededores, published in English as Klail City. Like its predecessor, Klail City is comprised of interwoven narratives, conversations, and anecdotes that portray fifty years in the town's collective life. Dr. Rolando Hinojosa-Smith’s acclaimed Klail City Death Trip Series includes fifteen novels written in English and Spanish between and that take place in the fictional Rio Grande.


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Klail City is the English version, written by the author, of Klail City y sus alrededores. This is the English version of the pivotal novel in Hinojosa's Klail City Death Trip Series, which in won the most prestigious prize in Latin American fiction, Casa de las Americas, for the best Spanish American novel/5.

Hinojosa was the first Chicano author to receive the prestigious Premio Casa de las Américas award for Klail City y sus alrededores (Klail City), part of the series.

He also received the third and final Premio Quinto Sol Annual Prize (), for his work Estampas del Valle y otras ality: USA.

Klail City is part of the Klail City Death Trip, a chronicle of the Texas Rio Grande Valley. This novel moves between past and present so that the past and the present often appear to be the same.

Klail City (in its Spanish version) is the winner of Latin America’s most prestigious literary award, the Casa de las Américas Prize. It has been published in German and now, Hinojosa’s own English-language version is available.

Rolando Hinojosa is the best known and most prolific Mexican American novelist. Klail City / Klail City y sus alrededores (Klail City Death Trip Series) Rolando Hinojosa. out Klail City book 5 stars 1.

Kindle Edition. $ Next. Recommended popular audiobooks. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use 5/5(1).

The Valley / Estampas del valle (Klail City Death Trip Series Book 1) - Kindle edition by Hinojosa, Rolando. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Valley / Estampas del valle (Klail City Death Trip Series Book 1)/5(4).

In his collection From Klail City Klail City book Korea With Love, legendary Texas author and Austin native Rolando Hinojosa spins a funny, profane, and emotionally affecting tale of small-town Texas lives being moved by – and sometimes moving – the relentless grinding gears of history.5/5.

Containing two volumes from Rolando Hinojosa’s acclaimed Klail City Death Trip Series—Rites and Witnesses and Korean Love Songs—From Klail City to Korea with Love continues the examination of life along the border, including the discrimination faced by Texas Mexicans and locals’ involvement in war.

In brief, brilliant chapters composed of conversational fragments, each one a tile Author: Rolando Hinojosa. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm.

Other Titles: Klail City y sus alrededores. Responsibility: Rolando Hinojosa. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Klail City / Klail City y sus alrededores by Rolando Hinojosa at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Klail City is the English version, written by the author, of Klail City y sus alrededores. This is the English version of the pivotal novel in Hinojosa's Klail City Death Trip Series, which in won the most prestigious prize in Latin American fic.

Klail City / Klail City y sus alrededores is the second book in Rolando Hinojosa’s famed “Klail City Death Trip” series, which recently totaled 15 novels. In Klail City, a fictional town near the Texas-Mexico border, Texas Mexicans are the majority population, but a minority of Anglos run the town.

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With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Get this from a library. Klail city = Klail City y sus alrededores. [Rolando Hinojosa] -- First bilingual edition of this important novel, originally published in Cuba in the s. The Spanish edition won the esteemed Casa de las Américas Prize in The English-language version was.

Becky and Her Friends, by Rolando Hinojosa, is the latest novel in Hinojosa’s Klail City Death Trip series which follows generations of Anglos and Mexicans in the fictional Rio Grande Valley town of Klail City, Texas.

In this novel, however, Hinojosa focuses on a character who has previously not taken the limelight: the strong-willed, upwardly mobile Becky Escobar. At the end of April, Arte Publico Press released a two-volume collection from Rolando Hinojosa. From Klail City to Korea with Love contains Rites and Witnesses and Korean Love Songs from the Klail City Death Trip Series.

In Rites and Witnesses, the author “captures the complex relationships and unsettling power struggles in both civilian and military life.”Author: Katy Haas. Klail City Death Trip has 4 entries in the series.

Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide. Klail City Death Trip (Series) Book 1 Rolando Hinojosa Author () Klail City / Klail City y sus Klail City Death Trip (Series) Book 2 Rolando Hinojosa Author ().

book review. Ask a Policeman. By Manuel Ramos Special to The Denver Post. ASK A POLICEMAN By Rolando Hinojosa. April 19 - Rolando Hinojosa is the author of several short sequential novels set in mythical Klail City on the Texas-Mexico border.

These books, referred to as the "Klail City Death Trip Series,'' have established Hinojosa's reputation as an enlightened commentator on the human condition. Rolando Hinojosa is one of the most prolific and well-respected Hispanic novelists in the United States.

Not only has he created memorable Mexican American and white characters, but he has completely populated a fictional county in the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas through his continuing generational narrative that he calls the Klail City Death Trip Series.

Klail City / Klail City Y Sus Alrededores by Rolando Hinojosa,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(4). Korean Love Songs from Klail City Death Trip is a daring book.

The first half consists of a series of poems, mostly in free verse, that recount the horrors of combat in which Rafe is involved. A.Read this book on Questia. "Set in the early s, the first half of the book is a bitter-comic story of banking, amorous and political lives of various citizens of Klail City told in.

Probably my favorite Chicano author is Rolando Hinojosa-Smith, who's prolifically been cataloging the happenings of a fictional border town in his Klail City series.

His sense of place is impeccable, probably because he was raised in the Rio Grande Valley himself.