‘The entire linguistic topography of threats and intimidation encapsulated in expressions—preceded by silences, gestures, and looks—that people had to take in stride, as if living with threats were just as completely normal as the idea that there might be rain one day instead of sun.’ 592 more words
Set against a vivid yellow sky, Don Quixote charges a windmill, lance leveled and at the ready to defeat his imagined foe.
The great thing about our embroidered bookmarks — besides just being awesome bookmarks — is that are still fully functional as sew-on patches, too! 71 more words
– What’s your definition of incredibly good looking? I’d like to hear.
– Well, he’s tall, dark, wears a moustache, very distinguished-looking, broad forehead, but with a pencil-line moustache a little bit like a pimp’s….I don’t know if I’m making it very clear….a wise-guys moustache, which gives him away. 779 more words
I received a review copy of this title from Hispabooks via Edelweiss. This book was published in the original Spanish in 2015 and this English version has been translated by Jonathan Dunne. 993 more words