Cathryn Z. Wilson

"grammarista"
(REAL NAME)
 
 
Location: Tucson, AZ USA
Birthday: April 5
In My Own Words:
I live in the beautiful desert city of Tucson, AZ. If I could read for a living, I would. I'm a freelance copy awriter and editor, which doesn't pay the bills, so I work in retail as my day job. I'm divorced, with 2 grown children and 1 bossy cat.
 

Reviews

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The Feast of the Goat: A Novel by Mario Vargas Llosa
The Feast of the Goat: A Novel by Mario Vargas Llosa
5.0 out of 5 stars An amazing book, Jan. 7 2004
After reading the reviews of this book, I was eager to read it, and I was not disappointed. I could not put it down and read most of it in one night (although I should point out that some of the more graphic scenes of torture are not good bedtime reading). It was a fascinating, totally absorbing story of a time in history which I knew little about. The author weaves the story of Urania, a 49-year-old woman who left the Dominican Republic as a teenager and is now returning, with the true story of the Dominican dictator Generalissimo Trujillo. The author blends the stories together seamlessly, flowing back and forth between times and voices with art and ease. This book is probably not for… Read more