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Fire from the Andes by
Publication Date: 1998-03-01
This anthology provides an opportunity for English-speaking audiences to read previously untranslated fiction by women from Bolivia, Ecuador, and Peru. Much of this work is inspired by an awareness of social injustice -- particularly for women, indigenous groups, and other marginalized members of society -- and by a desire to transcend that injustice through personal revelation.
Here is a sample of our fiction books for Ecuador.
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The Climate of the Country by
Publication Date: 1999-04-01
Green Firesis the story of Annie Saunders, a disillusioned Kennedy-era Peace Corps volunteer, returning to Ecuador, hoping to come to terms with her traumatic experiences there. What she finds instead is a menacing and mysterious trail which she determinedly follows--ever deeper into the jungle--uncovering a sinister secret of international dimensions.
The Ecuador Effect by
Publication Date: 2007-03-16
Dark and fast-paced,The Ecuador Effectcombines a liberal dose of Ecuadorian/Quechua Indian culture with the drama of a novel. David Stuart fictionalizes major events he witnessed while doing anthropological fieldwork in Ecuador and shares the real-life struggles of the cholos, the mestizos, and the indios in their attempts to maintain their working-class livelihoods in a strikingly stratified society that pushes them out of their traditional settlements.
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