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The fabulous sinkhole, and other stories

by JesuМЃs Salvador TrevinМѓo

  • 225 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Arté Público Press in Houston, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican Americans -- Fiction.,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Sequel: The skyscraper that flew, and other stories.

      StatementJesús Treviño.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3570.R445 F33 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1113336M
      ISBN 101558851291
      LC Control Number94039234

      Odd things continue to happen to the characters that renowned author and filmmaker Jesús Salvador Treviño introduced in his captivating debut The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories. At the theme park where Choo Choo Torres works, people begin to disappear–and then reappear slightly changed; are they moving back and forth between alternate.   A sinkhole is an area of ground that has no natural external surface drainage--when it rains, the water stays inside the sinkhole and typically drains into the subsurface. Some are shaped like shallow bowls or saucers whereas others have vertical walls; some hold water and form natural ponds.

      If you’re after a very fast-paced, short and punchy adventure horror novel from the same playbook used by the likes of Michael Patrick Hicks, Eddie Generous or even Hunter Shea (when he is in mellowed mood), then Sinkhole: A Horro Story is well worth an evening of your time. It starts fast, picks up even more speed, has an outstanding change of direction halfway through and hurtles towards a. Susan McFatter; The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories. Jesús Salvador Trevino. Houston, TX: Arte Público Press, pages. $ paper., MELUS, Volume 2.

        The Guns in the Closet by Jose Yglesias (Arte Publico Press, University of Houston, ISBN 1 3) The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories by Jesus Salvador Trevino (Arte Publico Press, University of Houston, ISBN 1 1) The fraught relationship between the majority population of the United States and its Hispanic minority has latterly come to the fore in US political . Riding Low on the Streets of Gold, edited by Judith Ortiz Cofer, gathers stories and poems from contemporary Hispanic literature. The themes run from the magical-such as The Fabulous Sinkhole b.


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The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories is a new collection of short stories by noted film director and writer Jesus Salvador Trevino. Through his interconnected stories, Trevino gives us an offbeat, magically real and at times raucous vision of life in 4/4(1).

The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories is and other stories book new collection of short stories by noted film director and writer Jesus Salvador Trevino.

Through his interconnected stories, Trevino gives us an offbeat, magically real and at times raucous vision of life in the barrios of the fictional town of Arroyo Grande, the observer of the tragi-comic human scene, Trevino recreates for the reader. He is the author of a collection of stories, The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories (), its sequel The Skyscraper that Flew () and a memoir, Eyewitness: A Filmmaker’s Memoir of the Chicano Movement (), all published by Arte Público Press.

Customer Reviews. Barnes & Noble Press. Publish your book with B&: Susan McFatter, Jesus Salvador Trevino. The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories is a first collection of short stories by noted film director and writer, Jesús Salvador Treviño. Treviño’s decision to write a collection of short stories arose from his frustration over years Hollywood rejecting his film projects with Hispanic characters and themes.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories. out of 5. 31 review Add Your Review. feverish end in the book with a fantasy that features an army o In this collection of short stories by noted film director and writer Jesus Trevino, the author gives us an off-beat, magically real and at times raucous vision of life in the barrios of Arroyo.

I'm a teacher of Language Arts and this collection of Trevino's short stories was a hit with my at-risk readers. The first story ("The Fabulous Sinkhole") was witty and lighthearted, yet exposed the hidden realities of being in this world via the objects in and the subjects surrounding the sinkhole.4/5.

Cumpără cartea The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories de Jesus Salvador Trevino la prețul de lei, cu livrare prin curier oriunde în : The book chronicles his experiences as an activist filmmaker during the turbulent s and also addresses the status of United States Latinos in the year and beyond.

His short story collections include The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories (), [9] The Skyscraper That Flew () [10] and Return to Arroyo Grande (). The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories. Houston: Arte Publico, ISBN: Michael Sedano Several weeks ago, at the eleventh annual Lascano Family Pelada, I was chatting with a writer about her interest in chicana chicano detective stories.

A fellow up to his wrists in green chile, asked if I knew a poem, "El Louie.". The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories by Jesus Salvador Trevino. 2 Total Resources View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Grade; Short Stories (single author) + Show More - Show Fewer Details Explore Related Books by.

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Get this from a library. The fabulous sinkhole, and other stories. [Jesús Salvador Treviño] -- Noted Chicano film director and writer Jesús Salvador Treviño gives us an off-beat, magically real and at times raucous vision of life in the barrios of Arroyo Grande, Texas.

In the title story, a. Women's clothing, shoes, bags, accessories and beauty. Free returns. The fabulous sinkhole, and other stories / Jesús Treviño. Format Book Published Houston, Tex.: Arté Público Press, Description p.

; 22 cm. Notes Sequel: The skyscraper that flew, and other stories. Inscribed and signed by the author. In original blue and green illustrated wrappers. Contents. The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories Story Map Multi-Leveled Lesson With these multi-leveled lessons, students are encouraged to explore the important elements of any.

The fabulous sinkhole, and other stories / Jesús Treviño. Format Book Published Houston, Tex.: Arté Público Press, Description p. ; 22 cm. Contents. The fabulous sinkhole Last night of the Mariachi An unusual malady The return of Pancho Villa.

Books will be available for purchase at the event. Treviño is considered a powerful storyteller in Chicano literature. Following characters introduced in his debut title, The Fabulous Sinkhole and Other Stories, Treviño’s latest collection of short stories focuses on leaving home to pursue one’s dreams and the importance of community.

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By Carl R. Shirley. Abstract. This collection is aptly titled, for it is fabulous and a pure delight to read. Film director and writer Jesus Salvador Trevino is a worthy successor to such Chicano luminaries as Mario Suarez and Rolando Hinojosa with his creation of microcosm of a Mexican American.

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