WorldCat Identities

Villoro, Juan 1956-

Overview
Works: 192 works in 657 publications in 6 languages and 4,804 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Short stories, Mexican  History  Biography  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Interviewee, Interviewer
Classifications: PQ7298.32.I55, 863
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Juan Villoro
El disparo de argón by Juan Villoro ( Book )
28 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in Spanish and French and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Antonio Suàrez, discípulo imaginario del célebre oftalmólogo catalán Barraquer, funda en México un hospital de ojos. Suárez es un hombre dominado por los signos: ver tiene para él un sentido clínico y otro esotérico."--Cover
La casa pierde by Juan Villoro ( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in Spanish and French and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Protagonizadas por perdedores gloriosos y solitarios, que entienden el mundo a partir de códigos y éticas estrictamente personales, este libro ofrece insólitas visiones de la intrincada trama de causas y efectos que solemos llamar vida. Entre otros misterios, estos cuentos abordan a un boxeador que manda a la lona a sus adversarios a fuerza de resistencia, un hombre enamorado de la duplicada magia de unas gemelas, un apostador de hipódromo que finge fabulosas ganancias para financiar una amistad y un escritor cuya obra surgió de una pluma ajena.--Amazon.com
El testigo by Juan Villoro ( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Efter 24 års ophold i Europa, som lærer på et universitet, vender Julio Valdivieso tilbage til sit hjemland Mexico og den forfaldne familiegård. Han har planer om at arbejde på et værk om den mexikanske digter Ramón López Velarde
Materia dispuesta by Juan Villoro ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the life of Mauricio Guardiola from 1957, the year of his birth and of the earthquake that demolished the Angel de la Independencia, to his adulthood, when he survives the 1985 earthquake that took the lives of thousands of Mexicans. "Materia dispuesta" is a novel that gives the reader a personal and intimate view of the challenge of coming of age in contemporary Mexico
Efectos personales by Juan Villoro ( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in Spanish and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Llamadas de Ámsterdam by Juan Villoro ( Book )
12 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and Italian and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Los culpables by Juan Villoro ( Book )
18 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La alcoba dormida by Juan Villoro ( Book )
14 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dios es redondo by Juan Villoro ( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Spanish and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Arrecife by Juan Villoro ( Book )
9 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Spanish and French and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Der var en tid, hvor turister rejste til stranden, for at holde en afslappet ferie. Men i denne tid for extrem turisme har de rejsende brug for nye udfordringer og Mario Müller, tidligere medlem af rockgruppen The Extraditables, opdager en visionær mulighed i Caribien: glæden ved frygt
El atentado ; Los relámpagos de agosto by Jorge Ibargüengoitia ( Book )
13 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El profesor Zíper y la fabulosa guitarra eléctrica by Juan Villoro ( Book )
13 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professor Zíper is the most popular teacher on campus, but the horrible scientist Cremallerus is extremely jealous of his colleague and will do anything to hurt him or his friends the rock band Nube Líquida
La noche navegable by Juan Villoro ( Book )
21 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las golosinas secretas by Juan Villoro ( Book )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fito risks everything to rescue his beloved Rosita after a mean-spirited neighbor girl uses a magic lipstick to make Rosita disappear
El libro salvaje by Juan Villoro ( Book )
13 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Among the thousands of books in the library of his bibliophile uncle, Juan finds The Wild Book, a rebellious book that resists being read and that guards a secret destined for the reader who is capable of trapping it
Palmeras de la brisa rápida : un viaje a Yucatán by Juan Villoro ( Book )
12 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journalist and writer Juan Villoro describes his travels in Yucatań, discussing the region's history and culture
Hay vida en la tierra? by Juan Villoro ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De eso se trata : ensayos literarios by Juan Villoro ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tiempo transcurrido : crónicas imaginarias by Juan Villoro ( Book )
15 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Niños valientes : un libro by Manuela Olten ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two boys are in bed talking about girls, how boring and silly and fearful they are, until it suddenly occurs to them that there might be ghosts about. Suddenly they find someone with more courage than they have
 
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Alternative Names
Villoro, Juan
Languages
Spanish (279)
French (8)
German (2)
Italian (2)
English (1)
Catalan (1)
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