The news from Paraguay : a novel
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Published:
[New York, NY] : Perennial, 2005.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st Perennial ed.
Physical Desc:
248 pages : map, portrait ; 21 cm
Status:
Main Library - Adult Fiction
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Description

The year is l854. In Paris, Francisco Solano -- the future dictator of Paraguay -- begins his courtship of the young, beautiful Irish courtesan Ella Lynch with a poncho, a Paraguayan band, and ahorse named Mathilde. Ella follows Franco to Asunci#65533;n and reigns there as his mistress. Isolated and estranged in this new world, she embraces her lover's ill-fated imperial dream -- one fueled by a heedless arrogance that will devastate all of Paraguay. With the urgency of the narrative, rich and intimate detail, and a wealth of skillfully layered characters, The News from Paraguay recalls the epic novels of Gabriel Garc#65533;a M#65533;rquez and Mario Vargas Llosa.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
0060934867, 9780060934866, 0007207999, 9780007207992

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Previously published in 2004 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-248).
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The year is l854. In Paris, Francisco Solano, the future dictator of Paraguay, begins his courtship of the young, beautiful Irish courtesan Ella Lynch with a poncho, a Paraguayan band, and a horse named Mathilde. Ella follows Franco to Asuncion and reigns there as his mistress. Isolated and estranged in this new world, she embraces her lover's ill-fated imperial dream, one fueled by a heedless arrogance that will devastate all of Paraguay. With the urgency of the narrative, rich and intimate detail, and a wealth of skillfully layered characters.
Awards
National Book Award Winner--Book jacket
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APA Citation (style guide)

Tuck, L. (2005). The news from Paraguay: a novel. 1st Perennial ed. [New York, NY]: Perennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tuck, Lily, 1938-. 2005. The News From Paraguay: A Novel. [New York, NY]: Perennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tuck, Lily, 1938-, The News From Paraguay: A Novel. [New York, NY]: Perennial, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Tuck, Lily. The News From Paraguay: A Novel. 1st Perennial ed. [New York, NY]: Perennial, 2005. Print.

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