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My lost Mexico

the making of a novel

by James A. Michener

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Tor in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bullfights in literature,
  • Authorship,
  • In literature,
  • Fiction,
  • Literatura norteamericana

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Austin, Tex. : State House Press, 1992.

    StatementJames A. Michener
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3525.I19 M48 1992c
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278 pages :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26343363M
    ISBN 100812534379
    ISBN 109780812534375
    OCLC/WorldCa29426012

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My My lost Mexico book Mexico Hardcover – December 1, by James A. Michener (Author)4/5(12). Over thirty years ago Pulitzer Prize-winning author James A.

Michener set aside a half-completed manuscript. That manuscript was Mexico. It would become an international bestseller in the winter of My Lost Mexico is the story behind the book that took the world by storm/5(17). My Lost Mexico (The Making of a Novel) Paperback – January 1, by JAMES A.

MICHENER (Author)4/5(12). My Lost Mexico is a nonfiction account by American author James A. Michener about his endeavor to write a big novel about Mexico in the grand style of his other popular novels like Hawaii. Michener relates the long journey of a novel which he had begun writing early in his career but had abandoned, and the manuscript had ultimately been : James Michener.

Michener's lost Mexico is, of course, Mexico (p. )—his new, congenial epic about our southern neighbor. Here, in a much slimmer work that still manages to exude the typical Michener verbosity, is the author's story of the writing of that novel—which, it turns out, wasn't so much lost as deep-sixed when, in and far into the writing, Michener got some hard criticism from then-Random House chief.

My Lost Mexico, by American author James A. Michener, is a nonfiction account of Michener's endeavor to write a big novel about Mexico, in the grand style of his other popular novels, like Hawaii.

Michener relates the long journey of a novel which he had begun writing early in his career, but had abandoned, and the manuscript had ultimately been lost.

My Lost Mexico By James A. Michener - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. My Lost Mexico James A. Michener, Author State House Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS Buy this book In this intermittently interesting. In My Lost Mexico Michener explains how he began the novel, abandoned it for 30 years and then returned to write what became another of his bestsellers. I dont think the end result was the Despite my affection for Michener, I have to say I was disappointed in this book/5.

Before I ever went to Mexico, I happened upon a copy of James A. Michener's My Lost Mexico, a slim softcover. Michener had written dozens of thick books with one-word geographical titles, like Hawaii and Iberia and Texas, emblazoned on the covers in imposing fonts. My lost Mexico.

[James A Michener] -- Michener recounts writing the novel Mexico, its genesis, development, abandonment, and resurrection.

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Michener tells the poignant story of how he dreamed of writing an epic novel of Mexico, actually wrote most of the novel, and lost the manuscript. Its discovery 30 years later led to the recent bestseller Mexico. As an additional bonus, My Lost Mexico contains a hitherto unpublished novella, The Texas Girls, which alone is worth the price of the book.

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It is as though, he says, the novel is "bracketed by the deaths of two people in my family: my uncle Carlos and my son Carlos". Fuentes was born in to Mexican parents in Panama : Maya Jaggi. I wrote my first book manuscript, Return of the Lost Son, in nine years over a fifteen-year period.

It’s a memoir of my father’s life told through an ensemble of characters. I began writing the book in Mexico City in I was 28 years old, living in Mexico for a stay of six months, with my. Order of James A. Michener Books James A. Michener () was an American author of historical fiction and non-fiction.

He is well-known for the amount of research that went into his work in addition to the length of his novels ( pages was a short novel for him).My Lost and Found Life by Melodie Bowsher and a great selection of related books, University of New Mexico Press.

Condition: Acceptable. Paperback The item is fairly worn but still readable. I Lost My Ball and Found My Life: A Novel. Jones, Larry. Published by Creation House ().Instead, you need a Mexico Visitor’s Permit. This form should be handed out during flights to Mexico or you can get one at a border crossing if entering by road.

During a recent trip to Mexico, one of us (we’re not saying who) lost my Tourist Card (FMM). The discovery was made the morning of departure from Mexico .