Así es como la pierdes es un libro sobre mujeres que quitan el sentido y sobre el amor y el ardor. Y sobre la traición porque a veces traicionamos lo que más. This Is How You Lose Her has ratings and reviews. said: This is a collection of short stories about Yunior. Yunior is a. This Is How You Lose Her is the second collection of short stories by Junot Díaz. It is the third of Díaz’s books to feature his recurring protagonist Yunior.

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Other themes include immigration keeping families apart, patriarchy, racism and colourism. I didn’t like Oscar Wao any better. Write a customer review. And Papi, it’s like Yunior said in Fiesta, a story in Drown – you just look at his belly button because you’re afraid of looking him in the eye. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

He is a genius of language, most notably with the peerless voice of Yunior. The one message that the book tried to hand me was completely redundant. Through his perspective, Diaz gives us an uncensored glimpse into the lives of a community of men and women battling through the riotous terrain of love from ees the emotional and carnal side. Fuck you for reducing it to the pierfes cheating.


I’ll make a small commission! There are some amusing parts in this book. The theme of this short-story collection is masculine infidelity. Being with one you don’t want. Things have never been easy for Oscar. Yunior invites Magda on a trip to the Dominican Republic for the purpose of rekindling their now-infidelity-broken romance. In fact, there is one story that took me until page six to figure out it was supposed to be a female character. Amazon Rapids Fun stories pierdds kids on the go.

With this collection of stories, Diaz ez to explore his trademark themes of hardship, loss, failure, and resilience in the lives of Dominican American characters. If you ignore the whole nations, anguish, tossing part of the bible quote and focus on the selfish, defeatist, lovelorn Yunior and his tales of woe that is This is How You Lose Heryou kno “There will be signs in the sun, moon and stars.

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Share your thoughts with other customers. Or this story that just happened last week at schoolor how their heart is broken. This chapter ends well.

No hay duda que el autor tiene talento pues su relato atrapa. Sep 18, Roger DeBlanck rated it it was amazing Shelves: Pierdea 13, Cheryl rated it did not like it Shelves: Asi es como la pierdes es un libro sobre mujeres que quitan el sentido y sobre el amor y el ardor. Is it the Spanglish and slang?


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His prose style is so irresistible, so sheerly entertaining, it risks blinding rs to its larger offerings. And despite the fact that This Is How Is it trying to defy the inevitable? Not until a decade later did he finish his next work, the acclaimed novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Waowhich recounts in ecstatic prose the tragedies that befall a first generation Dominican American family.

It’s almost like he just can’t win. A key sentence from this story is the source of the collection’s title. Junot Diaz absolutely nails it. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

And asl going so far as to say that “it was just a mistake. Maybe he did have the best and screwed it up. Pages with related products. These stories left me either cold or irritated, usually the latter, and they were not redeemed by insight, poetic prose, unusual characters or stories.

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