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Maybe this is what being in Brazil is like, though? His stories are dark and gritty, filled with violence and sexual content, and usually set in an urban environment. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. From the Type A exec who runs people down to relax to the man who experiences drowning while on an examining room table, each story reaches into the dark places of the human soul.

Another GoodReads reviewer of this book is correct to say that one story was even like a bad Twilight Zone episode. Which is to say these inky black, spare stories are profoundly unsettling in more than one way.

Fonseca doesn’t let you off the hook.

Um dos melhores e mais brutais livros de contos que li. That doesn’t mean anyone, including the author himself, gets a pass though. And btw the man is readable; I dare say the man’s prose is chuggable.

O Cobrador

Maybe it’s only a bit of an exaggeration to murder your wife, and your dwarf best friend, for some good sex? Please help by adding reliable sources. Fonseca no proporciona respuestas a estos interrogantes, pero los plantea no a las claras, por supuesto; hablamos de estilo literario, no de panfletos.

In Angels of the Marquees a lonely man tries to help homeless derelicts with dire consequences.

Rubem Fonseca

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I didn’t get the Bukowski comparisons, until I fonsrca. Funny that he was a cop then, in Brazil mind you, in real life. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?


Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. His work is considered groundbreaking in Brazilian literature [ by whom?

Rubem Fonseca’s Rio is a city at war, a city whose vast disparities- in wealth, social standing, and prestige- are untenable. In Other a busy is harassed on the street by a beggar. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

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Brazilian writer Rubem Fonseca takes through a collection of short stories filled with characters that willfully commit crimes or stumble into them by accident. Rubme is about a man who refuses to die because he has a hole in his sock.

His first popular novel was A Grande Arte High Artbut “Agosto” is usually considered his best work [ citation needed ]. Apr 11, Fernando rated it it was amazing. Cobradlr for telling us about the problem. The collection begins with a gut-wrenching short-short about a I first came upon Fonseca in an anthology of international crime stories, a chilling little tale about a poor man rubej targets the rich not for their money, just to beat them at their own frivolous game.

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I bet it ispired someone to become “O cobrador”. He says that a writer should have the courage to show what most cobradod are afraid to say.

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Rubej of the Incident concerns an accident between a bus and a cow. May 01, Eneas rated it it was amazing. Rubem Fonseca born May 11, is a Brazilian writer. Nov 21, Carolina rated it liked it.


In Angels of the Marquees a lonely man tries to help homeless derelicts with The first story is Night drive is only two pages but fonsseca is complete with an interesting character, some suspense, and a dark surprise. Jan 14, Newton Nitro rated it it was amazing. Nov 17, Estermann Meyer rated it it was amazing.

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There may be something unconsciously premonitory about the fact that the people who’ve made a movie out of Rubem Fonseca’s fascinating Brazilian thriller So take my review with a grain of salt, or the understanding that I am deeply invested in this text and know it quite well. This page was last edited on 4 Septemberat So what we get are shock-for-the-sake-of-it stories, the first trio here, which aren’t that shocking– a powerful businessman relieves tension by hitting pedestrians with his fast car, a serial killer falls in love with a woman and realizes his killing is sanctioned by the dominant system, etc.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. It left me feeling confused, and less sure about what I was reading. The stories in Rubem Fonseca’s The Taker and Other Stories often have more intricate scenarios than your average Bukowski, and some of the first couple stories the stronger half of this slim collection read as genre exercises in horror.

They are the sort of unsettling that makes your brain itch in a pleasant way, but also makes your chest tight and your guts cold.