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As an edgy collection of very short fiction it was not surprising that I didn’t find a sympathetic central character. Did carlod know that sinceBiblio has used its profits to build 12 public libraries in rural villages of South America? Are you a frequent reader or book collector?

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This works the best in the lead-off story, which melds all of those cultural structures into one figure, The Cowboy Bible. If you’ve been waiting for some sweaty, stinky, testosterone-drenched tales about luchadores and drinking contests, well, here ya go! Velazquez’s stories take place in a fictional Mexican province called PopSTock!


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Esta vez se la voy a ofertar en mi juicio. Stars are assigned as follows: Hardcoverpages. ThompsonCharles Bukowskiand William Velazqez.

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Sign up to receive offers and updates: View all 6 comments. We meet a Santeria-practicing masked wrestler and a man who would trade his wife to the Vwlazquez to own a pair of boots. The stories are linked by the magical Cowboy Bible, which changes shape between the stories – in one it is the talisman of a Mexican wrestling DJ and art critic, in another an unbeatable participant in drinking marathons, the leather for boots so desirable that a character vvelazquez to the devil a night with his wife, a television show on which cds are pirated by a female urban rebel, an overweight single mother, and a musical instrument.

Sin embargo es un libro que tiene que leerse. Yes, the masculinity in many of these stories goes too much unchecked, even if they are seemingly positioned to tear down that very same masculinity.

The use of contemporary Mexican popular culture, including Spanglish words, song lyrics and much more, made this a difficult book for me to understand and read. More tools Find sellers with multiple copies Add to want list. Open Preview See a Problem? Social responsibility Did you know that sinceBiblio has used its profits to build 12 public libraries in rural villages of South America? Want to Read saving….


Es lo que hay, pues. Anyway, if you like ladies-book-club books, you’ll probably hate this one.

I received this book free from the publisher in return for a fair review. This short story collection l unlike anything I have ever read. It is clear that these stories are also a social and political commentary on Velazquez’s homeland.

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La Biblia Vaquera by Carlos Velázquez

Jun 20, Carlos rated it liked it. But most of it I didn’t like. I am sure I missed a lo This short story collection is unlike anything I have ever read. There was a strong and sympathetic character in there, don’t get me wrong and I was grateful to find her.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Comparisons have been made between Velazquez’s work and that of Hunter S. Can recommend, but with a grain of salt and two of sugar. Yes, some of the story ideas wear themselves thin rather fast.