In the region of Montes de María, the roads used to be borders and a way. They connected ends, separate lots and join together the neighbors. When the plot merged in one whole crop, in a green desert, no one could ever cross those roads again. They became condemned paths. But those who used to walk that roads haven’t disappear, now its time to listen to them.
Painter José Federico Burgos is forced by the whim of an excentric millionaire to establish himself as an art forger. Confined to live in a mansion, José believes to have found the comfort that eluded him. But satisfying the demands of his sponsor will put him at risk of losing the link he has with the world.
Tamaño 20 x 14,5
Tapa blanda con solapa
COP 34 000 USD 15
But it wasn′t until the week after, when the thing with the phone happened, that I actually thought about it: that my father′s smell would be the first thing to be forgotten, the most fragile, and suddenly it was as if my father died again, but this time he wasn′t alone, in his house, trying to open the door to the paramedics, it was in front of me, in my own arms, literally in my nosetrils.
PVP: 37000 COP – 16 USD
Número de páginas: 164
Gabriela A. Arciniegas
We’re a lot. We’re hungry. We’re everywhere. Time’s running out for humanity to unerstand us. We’re beasts.
Size 20 cm x 14,5 cm
COP 32 000 USD $14
Distressed by a financial crisis, Lorenzo Heredia debates in between selling or staying with a seniority, the only family heritage that he has. To try to find a price for it, he must investigate the origin of this relic. Multiple voices emerge from other times to reveal more information than the desired, articulating a story that starts in the Chapinero neighbourhood in 2015 and ends with Anton Hero, an illustrated shoemaker that sails from Cadiz in 1655.
Chapinero, Laguna Libros, 2015.
Author: Andrés Ospina
Size: 20 x 14,5 cm.
Page number: 280
P.F.S: COP $39.000 US $15
“The world is this house” says Clara while she pretends to protect her beloved ones from the outside world that makes her feel threatened. Clara trenches with her father and Flor, her daughter, in a dark apartment that without remedy collapses upon them. The rooftop becomes her last chink of freedom. A bird in a cage is the only witness of Clara’s fear and resistance against those who try to destroy her.
As a young woman, Fernanda Trías published La azotea, novel that was selected among the best books of the year by the journal El País Cultural (Montevideo), and obtained the third place of edited narrative in the Uruguay National Literature Award (2002). It was first published by Editorial Trilce (Montevideo, 2001) and Puntocero (Caracas, 2010).
La azotea, Laguna Libros, 2015.
Author: Fernanda Trías
Size: 14, 5 x 20 cm
Collection: Laguna Continental
Page number: 136
P.V.P: $32.000 U$ 15
In the Santo Domingo square, in Oaxaca, time seems to slow down, allowing people to stop and just be there. This book presents a drawing sequence that captures the warm way in which this place is inhabited. These images evoke a public space being flooded with intimacy; here, being outside feels like being inside.
El fin de la lectura
El fin de la lectura (The end of reading) is a collection of twenty-five short stories and micro-fictions, plus four “Twelve rules of short-storytelling” where the author compiles some of his thoughts on this literary genre. These fictions cover the subjects of love, family, death, guilt, language and brevity.
Laura Romero lives with her dog Brus. A saturday midnight, a six-year-old appeared under her balcony and he won’t tell from where does he come from, neither would say why he is there. He seems to ignore the way the world works. While he is assigned a new home, she takes him in and tries to give meaning to his presence.
Children is Carolina Sanín’s second novel, in which she explores the limits of isolation and intimacy as she inquires about compassion, maternity, abandonment, femininity and childhood.
Tamaño 20 x 14,5 cm.
COP $30.000 US $15
Otros títulos de la colección Laguna Fantástica
Titles of this collection Origins