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Tusquets Editores

Overview
Works: 55 works in 64 publications in 2 languages and 721 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Allegories  Bildungsromans  Detective and mystery fiction  Erotic fiction  Historical fiction  Novels  Psychological fiction 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PG5039.21.U6, 891.8635
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Tusquets Editores
 
Most widely held works by Tusquets Editores
El caballero de San Petersburgo by Mayra Montero( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A finales del siglo XVIII, la joven criolla Antonia de Salis vive con su prima Teresa en Rusia. Allí reciben la visita de un fascinante militar hispanoamericano, Francisco de Miranda, precursor de la independencia que agita a las colonias, que está de visita en Rusia para tejer una alianza con Potemkin. Antonia cae seducida ante un personaje tan idealista como ardiente, con fama de donjuán y magnífico contador de historias ante las damas. Tanto que, tras algunos encuentros furtivos, decide seguirlo hasta San Petersburgo, donde Francisco de Miranda es perseguido, sin saberlo, por un diplomático español empeñado en capturarlo. Treinta años después, en la cárcel de La Carraca en Cádiz (los hechos están rigurosamente documentados), un general Miranda enfermo y vencido recibe las visitas y los cuidados de una enigmática mujer que tiene muy presentes las aventuras de Crimea y de San Petersburgo
The eye of the leopard by Henning Mankell( Book )

3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Desde la fría región sueca de Norrland, el joven Hans Olofson viaja a Zambia para visitar la tumba de un misionero legendario. La belleza de Zambia lo hechiza hasta el punto de permanecer en el país durante 18 años. Poco a poco la realidad africana le impone una visión de la vida distinta, mientras el racismo de los blancos y el odio de los negros va consumiéndole
The last night I spent with you : a novel by Mayra Montero( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celia and Fernando decide to embark on a Caribbean cruise in an attempt to regain an intimacy decimated by the marriage routine. The journey through the islands begins at the sweet rhythm of the boleros. And, little by little, the reader goes back in the past seemingly anodyne and modest of the protagonists, until arriving at that other life, infinitely richer and more suggestive, where couples often crouch in passionate secrets, unspeakable and, above all, unconfessed. In the pleasant stage of the cruise, Celia and Fernando discover that the same memories, in contact with the natural sensuality of the environment, could transform their existences in an unexpected way
The ages of Lulu by Almudena Grandes( Book )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2018 in Spanish and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lulu, a fifteen year-old girl, succumbs to the attraction of a friend of her older brother. After this first experience, she feeds for years the ghost of the man who will later burst into her life and eventually accepts the challenge of prolonging their peculiar sexual relationship, the loving play of childhood. He creates a private universe for her, a world where time has no meaning, but the risk of living outside reality explodes when Lulu, now thirty, rushes into a world full of dangerous and forbidden desires
Los ejércitos by Evelio Rosero Diago( Book )

2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ismael, a retired professor, and his wife Otilia have lived in the town of San José for four decades. Then the idyllic atmosphere of the town becomes strange. Some disappearances spread fear among the residents of the town and seem to foretell something worse. One morning when he returns from taking a walk, Ismael finds out that some soldiers from who knows what army have taken some of his neighbors away. When violence breaks out, the survivors decide to flee before it is too late. But Ismael chooses to stay in the devastated town, a decision that will unfold a dark and unforeseeable destiny
El elefante desaparece by Haruki Murakami( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Un hombre que se obsesiona con la insólita y misteriosa desaparición del elefante de un zoológico, un abogado desempleado que recibe el encargo de su mujer de encontrar a su gato, una pareja de recién casados que deciden atracar un McDonald's en plena noche, una curiosa digresión sobre los canguros, un enano diabólico que baila, un joven empeñado en burlarse de su futuro cuñado, un pirómano confeso ... Los protagonistas de todos los relatos que componen este volumen esperan algo. Un accidente, un hecho azaroso. Al contrario que esta obra, donde nada, absolutamente nada, queda al azar. Alternando páginas inquietantes e hilarantes, El elefante desaparece es una prueba más de la capacidad de Murakami para cruzar la frontera entre lo cotidiano más realista y lo fantástico, transformando así la trivialidad de nuestras vidas. Una maravillosa muestra del talento narrativo de Murakami que nos abre las puertas a otras realidades y nos lleva de la mano a mundos fantásticos
La novela de mi vida by Leonardo Padura( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tras dieciocho años en el exilio, Fernando Terry decide volver por un mes a La Habana, atraído por la posibilidad de dar al fin con la autobiografía desaparecida del poeta José María Heredia, al que dedicó su tesis doctoral. De paso, aclarará de una vez las sospechas, que han ido alimentando su rencor, de quién lo denunció y provocó la expulsión de su puesto en la universidad. A la historia de ese reencuentro y a la busca del codiciado manuscrito, titulado precisamente La novela de mi vida, se suman alternativamente dos planos temporales más: el de la vida de Heredia a comienzos del siglo XIX, en los años de la Colonia, y el de los últimos días de su hijo José de Jesús de Heredia, masón, a principios del XX. La novela de mi vida, una vivísima evocación del Romanticismo en El Caribe, constituye un viaje al origen de la conciencia nacional de Cuba a través de la vida de su primer gran poeta: José María Heredia
Huesos de San Lorenzo by Vicente Alfonso( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Surprised by the gravity of the charges against Remo Ayala's patient, psychologist Alberto Albores accepted part of the team that will defend the innocence of the youth. But as he got more and more disturbing information about Remo, the psychologist must decide whether what he narrated was mere fantasies or true atrocities. Did you work with the magician and escape artist who calls himself The Great Padilla? Did you kill the mysterious Farid Sabag, or was the murderer his twin brother, who tried to frame him? How did the mother of twins die, and why did a powerful politician strive to cover their tracks? What role does the Mexican guerrilla have in this story? Who is this seer, disappeared in sinister circumstances, which seems to know the truth?-- Cataloger's translation of publisher's or seller's website
Plegaria por un papa envenenado by Evelio Rosero Diago( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The August 26, 1978, Albino Luciani found dead in the Vatican papal dependencies. Elected Pope only thirty-three days ago, Luciani had chosen the name John Paul I and the eve of his death was his secretary's list of bishops and cardinals who should be removed immediately. With prostitutes of Venice as a chorus, the reader attend to his confrontation very powerful characters like Bishop Marcinkus, head of the Vatican bank, witness a master catechists outside any protocol class and know how in the end, the hierarchy Church allowed a "Sicilian solution" out of the way for a pope that bothered him. After exhaustively documented, Evelio Rosero wrote a beautiful prayer, a brilliant literary creation that brings us to a pontiff who, in a visionary manner, while remaining mostly pastor, was proposed with a firm hand to tackle the endemic problems of the Church
The threads of the heart by Carole Martinez( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Spanish and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En un pueblo del sur de España vive Frasquita Carrasco, una costurera que tiene fama de maga o de bruja, pues parece infundir vida a las prendas que confecciona. Un día, su marido se juega a Frasquita en una apuesta-- y pierde. Eso la obliga a cometer un adulterio y a marcharse del pueblo con sus hijos y huir a través de Andalucía, una región sumida hacia finales del siglo XIX en revueltas campesinas, en las que verán trágicamente implicados. Su periplo los lleva hasta África, donde Frasquita da a luz a su última hija y donde se irá cerrando el ciclo de su vida
Poisson d'or : roman by J.-M. G Le Clézio( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le conte qu'on va lire suit les aventures d'un poisson d'or d'Afrique du Nord, la jeune Laïla volée, battue et rendue à moitié sourde à l'âge de six ans, et vendue à Lalla Asma qui est pour elle à la fois sa grand-mère et sa maîtresse
Una mente enferma by Rafael Ferrer( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Con su segundo libro de cuentos Rafael Ferrer Franco, se convierte en el representante indiscutible del gore al estilo mexicano. Alta sexualidad y conflictos románticos diversos son expuestos con un sentido del humor afilado. Así, este archipiélago narrativo congrega a actrices a la caza de bellas mujeres, trabajadores que ocultan su pasión por el asesinato en serie, un concurso de proezas sexuales, tiernos y devastadores romances infantiles, divas extrovertidas y crímenes misteriosos cuya resolución desafía los alcances del género humano en un libro que anuncia la sensibilidad de una nueva generación de cuentistas." -- cover
Pasado perfecto by Leonardo Padura( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Lieutenant Conde is asked to investigate the disappearance of an old schoolmate who married the girl of his dreams, his desire for her threatens the already-sensitive investigation
Havana red by Leonardo Padura( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first of the Havana quartet featuring Lieutenant Mario Conde, a tropical Marlowe. A body is found in a Havana park. A young transvestite dressed in a beautiful red evening dress, strangled. The victim had fled his family, finding refuge with Marqués, an author living alone surrounded only by books, his house in ruins. In the baking heat of the Havana summer Conde investigates, moving through a Cuban reality where nothing is what is seems. Padura's masterful prose and eye for detail evoke the Havana that millions of tourists have come to know: crumbling architecture, peeling paintwork and a pulsating, searing sensuality beneath the tropical sun"--Provided by publisher
Immortality by Milan Kundera( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milan Kundera's sixth novel springs from a casual gesture of a woman to her swimming instructor, a gesture that creates a character in the mind of a writer. The woman Agnes becomes an object of fascination, of indefinable longing in a contemporary world where image and technology are worshipped
Tokio blues : Norwegian wood by Haruki Murakami( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toru, a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion is marked by the tragic death of their best friend years before. Toru begins to adapt to campus life and the loneliness and isolation he faces there, but Naoko finds the pressures and responsibilities of life unbearable. As she retreats further into her own world, Toru finds himself reaching out to others and drawn to a fiercely independent and sexually liberated young woman. A poignant story of one college student's romantic coming-of-age, Norwegian Wood takes us to that distant place of a young man's first, hopeless, and heroic love
The old man who read love stories by Luis Sepúlveda( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a remote Ecuadorean river town, an elderly widower-who finds comfort in reading romance novels brought to him by the visiting dentist-joins in the hunt for an enraged ocelot whose cubs were killed by a gold prospector
Diario de un solo by Catalina Bu( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Spanish and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Diario de un solo se lanzó el 2014 con una gran acogida del público y la prensa, convirtiéndose rápidamente en uno de los libros más vendidos en Chile con tres ediciones en menos de un año"--Page [2] of cover
Mundo del fin del mundo by Luis Sepúlveda( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A teenager, fascinated by reading Moby Dick, takes advantage of the summer holidays to board a whaling ship in the southern reaches of the Americas, the land where the world ends. Many years later, as an adult, active journalist and member of the environmental movements, he has the chance to return to these distant places for a different but perhaps equally romantic reason: the marine life inhabiting the icy and unpolluted waters of this end of the world is being destroyed by the criminal act of pirate ships. Starting from a fictional exercise in the evocation of youthful memory, redolent of adventure and wonderment ... exposes the dark international interests that support the illegal hunting of protected species, those who practice it and those who courageously fight, turning the narrative into a demand for saving the life of the sea."--Cataloger's translation of cover
The unbearable lightness of being by Milan Kundera( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells a remarkable story of love, jealousy, sex, betrayal, death and, also, weaknesses and paradoxes of Teresa, Tomas, Franz and Sabina, whose destinies irrevocably intertwined. Teresa's jealousy towards Tomas, stubborn love this for her - with his irrepressible desire for other women - Franz idealism lover Sabina, Sabina and the need to pursue a freedom that only leads to an unbearable lightness, become a reflection on the philosophical problems that affect our existence
 
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