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Loteria - A Novel

Mario Alberto Zambrano

Prepare to be enthralled by this lyrical, achingly human debut novel about a young girl's remarkable resilience in the face of loss. Struggling to cope as her family falls apart, eleven-year-old Luz María Castillo retreats into her beloved set of Lotería cards-a Mexican game featuring riddles and vibrant images. Each card represents a different memory, and as Luz shuffles through the deck, she weaves her recollections into a compelling story of love, loyalty, tragedy, and hope. By turns affecting and inspiring, Lotería is a powerful novel that heralds the arrival of an outstanding new writer, one who reminds us of the importance of remembering, even when we are trying to forget.

Prepare to be enthralled by this lyrical, achingly human debut novel about a young girl's remarkable resilience in the face of loss. Struggling to cope as her family falls apart, eleven-year-old Luz María Castillo retreats into her beloved set of Lotería cards-a Mexican game featuring riddles and vibrant images. Each card represents a different memory, and as Luz shuffles through the deck, she weaves her recollections into a compelling story of love, loyalty, tragedy, and hope. By turns affecting and inspiring, Lotería is a powerful novel that heralds the arrival of an outstanding new writer, one who reminds us of the importance of remembering, even when we are trying to forget.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Prepare to be enthralled by this lyrical, achingly human debut novel about a young girl's remarkable resilience in the face of loss. Struggling to cope as her family falls apart, eleven-year-old Luz María Castillo retreats into her beloved set of Lotería cards-a Mexican game featuring riddles and vibrant images. Each card represents a different memory, and as Luz shuffles through the deck, she weaves her recollections into a compelling story of love, loyalty, tragedy, and hope. By turns affecting and inspiring, Lotería is a powerful novel that heralds the arrival of an outstanding new writer, one who reminds us of the importance of remembering, even when we are trying to forget.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Maria Cabezas

Length:

3h 25m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:36


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

01:17


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

09:09


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:27


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:51


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:26


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:33


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

03:14


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

08:47


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:48


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

06:03


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:31


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:53


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

01:23


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

03:10


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

03:01


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

05:01


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:59


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

01:21


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

02:33


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:22


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

02:01


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

07:54


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

02:35


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

03:25


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

04:50


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:04


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

07:17


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:58


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

03:23


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:41


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:22


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

02:42


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:24


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

03:21


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

03:11


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:08


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

03:04


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

04:20


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

02:12


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

01:23


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

04:22


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

01:24


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

02:23


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

03:54


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

06:05


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

01:27


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

03:04


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

01:04


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

03:17


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

03:36


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

09:35


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

02:31


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

03:49


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

00:54