Laços de familia

Laços de familia / Family Ties

Short stories and novellas , 1960

Rocco

Here are collected thirteen of the Brazilian writer’s most brilliantly conceived stories, where mysterious and unexpected moments of crisis propel characters to self-discovery or keenly felt intuitions about the human condition. Includes: Daydream and Drunkeness of a Young Lady, Love, A Chicken, The Imitation of the Rose, Happy Birthday, The Smallest Woman in the World, The Dinner, Preciousness, Family Ties, Beginnings of a Fortune, Mystery in Sao Cristóvao, The Crime of the Mathematics Teacher and The Buffalo.