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Krochmal, Walter

Overview
Works: 32 works in 103 publications in 2 languages and 1,625 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Novels  Romance fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Handbooks and manuals  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Translator, Actor
Classifications: PQ7509.2.Q44, 863
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Most widely held works about Walter Krochmal
 
Most widely held works by Walter Krochmal
El cazador de tatuajes by Juvenal Acosta Hernández( Recording )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This story of curiosity and seduction takes us from the very origins of the Cretan labyrinth to the labyrinth drawn on the soft skin of its most intriguing chartacter, the Countess, in a desperate hunt for meaning. The elegant prose and provocative atmosphere immerse us in a world of velvet, Goth women, and red wine spilled on naked bodies, as we follow the steps of this unique, intellectual hunter
Che : la vida por un mundo mejor by Pacho O'Donnell( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pacho O'Donnell has written a final, deep, and singular book with the end and all aspects, up to now unknown, of the mythical figure of Che
La novela del milenio pasado by Roberto Quesada( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small studio in the Village, Manhattan, a writer thinks about his new novel. He wants to write a simple love story: the love story of Alejandra and Fernández. But as he writes, the novel becomes also the story of a cent--a coin that causes the first encounter of the lovers. The writer lives at the end of the past century, between 1997 and 1999. Alejandra and Fernández meet in La Lima (Honduras) in 1960. The novel tells about their love, children, and about the construction of an ark, until 1998, where their relationship reaches its end
El oro de los sueños by José María Merino( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un joven mestizo, Miguel Villacé Yólotl, participará en uno de los sucesos más importantes de la historia de la Humidad. América: territorios lejanos y salvajes, antiguas ciudades abandonadas desde tiempos remostos, fabulosos tesoros que esperan ser descubiertos ... in adolescente que descubre a sí mismo"--Container
La ciudad de los herejes by Federico Andahazi( Recording )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the city of heretics, the fight for political power and ecclesiastical power is constant and bloody. The dark side of human nature comes out in a battle that reveals the secrets of the sacred Shroud of Turin
Sobre héroes y tumbas by Ernesto R Sábato( Recording )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esto es el cuento del amorío atormentado entre Martin y Alejandra-- un libro complejo acerca de mentes de oscuridad y obnubilated, perdido en un caos de dudas e inseguridades, de la tragedia, soledad y miseria
Cruz de olvido by Carlos Cortés( )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing the inevitable ennui after the revolutionary excitement, an ex-Sandinista of Costa Rican origin must return to his country. In a new age he can barely understand, he returns to the Switzerland of Central America, where nothing has happened since the Big Bang. Part report, part confession, and partly a look at an uneasy history, Carlos Cortš explores a world of questions with no answers and the theme of people living without ideologies or utopias
Big banana by Roberto Quesada( )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Honduran actor Eduardo Lin has just come to New York City to pursue his thespian dreams. Driven by delusions of grandeur, he is soon dubbed "The Big Banana." While he works in construction to get by, he dreams of being discovered by Woody Allen. Meanwhile, his fiancée back home--who Eduardo met when hired to act out her James Bond fantasies--is getting lonely
Vivir en el maldito trópico by David Unger( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Marcos y Aaron son importantes empressarios de la comunidad judía guatemalteca. Marcos, cuya pasión por la vida sólo se compara por la que siente hacia las mujeres, está bajo arresto en un hospital, acusado de oscuros manejos empresariales"--Container
Sólo el miedo muere : un libro para la liberación by Barry Long( )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Barry Long's essays on the spiritual process of dying will allow listeners to face their fears and unhappiness and change their lives for the better
Nocturno de Chile by Roberto Bolaño( Recording )

5 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bolaño crafts a tale about a Chilean Jesuit priest contemplating his life and legacy as he lies on his deathbed. Moments from death, Father Sebastién Urrutia Lacroix remembers his days as a young poet meeting Pablo Neruda and novelist Maria Canales
El demonio vestido de azul by Walter Mosley( Recording )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in Spanish and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Los Angeles bar, "Easy" Rawlins, a black war veteran just fired from his job, wonders how he'll pay his mortgage. DeWitt Albright, a quietly vicious white man, walks in and offers Easy good money if he'll find Daphne Monet
Lo mejor de ti : [7 pasos para mejorar tu vida diaria] by Joel Osteen( Recording )

2 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Osteen explains how to apply seven action steps to discover individual purpose and destiny, in a guide complemented by biblical principles, devotions, and personal testimonies
Estrella distante by Roberto Bolaño( Recording )

5 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En el Chile de inicios de los setentas, antes del golpe militar a Salvador Allende. Un hombre de apariencia tímida y distante atrae a las mujeres a su taller de poesía para explorar con ellas su sádica concepción de la literatura. Alberto Ruiz-Tagle o Carlos Wieder, es el centro alrededor del cual se desarrolla la novela: todos lo buscan, lo recuerdan de una u otro modo, se preguntan quién fue, qué quiso, dónde está. Por qué hizo lo que hizo
El cielo llora por mí by Sergio Ramírez( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El inspector Dolores Morales y el subdirector Bert Dixon, del Departamento de Narcóticos de la policía nicaragüense, investigan la desaparición de una mujer; las únicas pistas son un yate abandonado en la costa de Laguna de Perlas, un libro quemado y una camiseta ensangrentada (más tarde aparecerán una valija con cien mil dólares y un vestido de novia). Los detectives crean una insólita red de espionaje en la que participan por igual la DEA y doña Sofía, afanadora del Departamento de Policía. Las cosas se ponen candentes cuando ocurre una serie de asesinatos, entre ellos el del principal testigo, y queda claro que la misión es frustrar una reunión de los carteles más importantes de México, Nicaragua y Colombia, y capturar a El Mancebo, sobrino de los fundadores del cártel de Cali. Las fuerzas del bien son a veces las fuerzas del mal
Un mes para vivir : treinta dí́as para lograr una vida sin arrepentimientos by Kerry Shook( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un mes para vivir explora los principios universales y plantea preguntas para que reflexiones y para ayudarte a analizar los aspectos fundamentales de tu vida. Cada uno de los treinta capítulos--uno por cada día de un mes que te cambiará la vida--te ofrece estrategias y herramientas novedosas para ayudarte a vivir la vida para la que fuiste creado
The Third Reich : a novel by Roberto Bolaño( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Udo Berger, escritor fracasado y campeón de juegos de estrategia, viaja de nuevo al pequeño pueblo de la Costa Brava catalana donde pasaba los veranos de su infancia. Acompañado por su novia, pasa la mayor parte del tiempo con su juego favorito: El Tercer Reich. Una noche conocen a otra pareja de alemanes, Charly y Hanna, con quien planean pasar los siguientes días. Pero cuando Charly desaparece esa misma noche, la apacible vida de Udo cambiará bruscamente
De inmigrante a ciudadano : cómo obtener o cambiar su estatus migratorio en Estados Unidos by Luis Cortés( Recording )

4 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reverend Luis Cortés Jr. is the CEO of Esperanza USA. Here Cortés pens a simple guide to the complicatedpolitics of U.S. immigration. Important issues are outlined, such as how to obtain a green card, the many different types of visas, and ways to avoid scams that could lead to deportation. Cortés also details immigrant rights so that no listener is left misinformed
The big banana by Roberto Quesada( )

4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the Latino arts scene in New York City, and highlights the search for the American Dream in the performing arts
Ni chicha, ni limonada by David Unger( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unger's stories follow the sons of a Guatemalan Jewish family as they migrate to the United States
 
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