Mala onda has ratings and 82 reviews. Carlos said: Libro simple (quizás demasiado) y rápido de leer. Vidas de gente acomodada en lugares. Encerrado en su universo de datos sísmicos, libros científicos y catástrofes naturales, se protege .. I read The Movies of My Life by Alberto Fuguet yesterday. Empieza a leer los mejores libros y ebooks en megustaleer.

Author: Kigagrel Kashura
Country: Spain
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Career
Published (Last): 26 June 2008
Pages: 101
PDF File Size: 18.14 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.89 Mb
ISBN: 988-7-18875-658-1
Downloads: 17236
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Yomuro

About half of those are still unseen: Lists with This Book. January Learn how and when to remove this template message. What I found was a wor As well as being the first book I read by Fuguet, the back flap of the cover was the first reference to McOndo that I have ever heard.

Me enreda, me complica, me obliga a responder. May 18, Mike Frost rated it really liked it. After guessing wrong at the tone of the book, I repeated the mistake after taking a look at the format. Nov 19, El Zuco rated it liked it. Meet Chilean Holden Caulfield. Want to Read saving….

There are no obvious ovations made to the reader, the ending is neither epic nor moral. What I found was a work that agrees wholeheartedly with the uniqueness of Latin American and Chilean culture but is speaking from a different generation. Its protagonist recounts his life with references to movies he has watched.

I do, however, appreciate how everything came together at the end. Pero no necesariamente como debe ser. And the trick ehre is interesting; Fuguet takes the structure of a noted director can’t remember who, because my brain is swiss cheese; Elia Kazan? SantiagoChile Rio de JaneiroBrazil. While there is a list of movies it is essentially meaningless in the scheme of the stories. Albwrto loved this book, unlike many Goodreads readers who gave it very negative reviews.


Si hasta hice un documental acerca de “La ley de la calle” Rumble Fish. The book fhguet strong, noting the mindest of the seismologist protagonist. Now, I don’t mean to belittle the plot; this book librox well speak to many people. I loved the first person narrative, the Chilean slang, the Santiago setting with which I was so familiar, and the many 80s pop culture references, which highlighted the fact that this focus on “me” was not solely a Chilean malady. As it turns out, this is not the case at all.

Dentro de todo, una lectura entretenida y recomendable. No trivia fugueet quizzes yet.

Jun 11, Maria rated it it was ok Shelves: I didn’t connect or relate to him, and found him to be rude, self-pitying, empty, and arrogant. Bildungsroman with the political background, fitting the cocaine snorting rebel kid living with an uptight family after Senior Year trip to Brazil, coming back and finding nothing but nothing-ness.

Many of the movies had little to nothing to do with the story that accompanied them and I was unfamiliar with most of the movies. Mala ondawhich narrates a week in the life of a Santiago teenager inhas received wide acclaim. Mala onda by Alberto Fuguet. Would love to albertp more llbros this author but little has been translated into English. A more realistic title would be the “years of my life” and his s Alberto Fuguet goes out of his way to alienate his reader, which made me wonder why he thought a reader would librros enough to read his memoir.

Alberto Fuguet, el otro, el mismo.

After all, McOndo declares the death of magic realism, a literary staple among the fiction genres of Latin America. Jul 11, Ritna Baeza rated it liked it. The character saw LOTS of movies that were used as reference points as he tells his story. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


Las Películas de Mi Vida by Alberto Fuguet

El libro era de mi hermano y yo se lo sacaba a escondidas, jajaja. Tinta roja has been made into a film. A more realistic title would be the “years of my life” and his stories could be seperated by years instead of movie titles. After all, McOndo declares the death of magic realism in Latin America.

Las Películas de Mi Vida

The other thing which seldom seems to succeed is a grown-up person trying to write as a very young boy or girl thinks. That said, I remainc urious about this contemporary movement.

Por eso me hice escritor y luego cineasta. That would have been a lot more Kind of an interesting premise, especially if you libfos to love movies–of which I’m guilty. I’ve only read a few novels in Spanish, and I’d have to say that I enjoyed this one the most. Open Preview See a Problem?

The execution of the story is what lets this down in my opinion. Aug 17, Valentina Atehortua rated it it was amazing. Me gustan los hombres en todos los aspectos: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jan 08, Adam rated it liked it. I started to wonder, perhaps he felt that his intelligence alienated him from everyone else and he sought the kind of solace you can only get allberto a physics book.

Este libro esta hecho para ser analizado, importante de leer, sobre todo en la adolescencia.