Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Alastair Reid

Ignacio Padilla was born in Mexico City and is the author of numerous award-winning novels and short-story collections. Shadow Without a Name was the first of his works to be translated into English.

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Antipodes
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Antipodes

Ignacio Padilla; Translated by Alastair Reid
Picador
Picador

These lively and eclectic narratives, by the author of Shadow Without a Name, move from the scorching heat of the Gobi desert to the glacial heights of Mount Everest: here, among others, are...

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Fully Empowered
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Fully Empowered

Pablo Neruda; Translated and Introduction by Alastair Reid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

An important collection that includes some of the Nobel Prize winner's own favorite poems.

"The Sea"
A single entity, but no blood.
A single caress, death or a rose.

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Extravagaria
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Extravagaria

Pablo Neruda; Translated from the Spanish by Alastair Reid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Extravagaria marks an important stage in Neruda's progress as a poet. The book was written just after he had returned to Chile after many wanderings and moved to his beloved Isla Negra on...

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Legacies
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Legacies

Heberto Padilla, translated by Alastair Reid
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Legacies is the author's own selection from his work, and represents the many facets of Padilla's art: his lyrical love poems, his almost Audenesque meditations on other poets, his deceptively simple...

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Isla Negra
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Isla Negra

Pablo Neruda; Translated by Alastair Reid; Afterword by Enrico M. Santí
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In the over one hundred poems contained in Isla Negra, Pablo Neruda fashioned a kind of poetic autobiography in which he set out to explore and gather the various "lives" or "selves" he had...

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