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Travel Advisory:Stories of Mexico

by David Lida

Review by Ron Mader
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"It's hard to believe this is the author's first collection of short stories. The prose is composed by a pro who knows Mexico inside out. Lida weaves together dark tales of witches, run-aways, maids, travel writers and exploitative tourists. To choose a favorite story is an impossible task. The entire collection shines." Review by Ron Mader


The Mexican newspaper Reforma ran an interview with David Lida, in late July, about TRAVEL ADVISORY: STORIES OF MEXICO. The interview, titled "Un gringo a la mexicana," can be found on the following link:

They also ran an excellent translation (into Spanish by Andres Tapia) of one of the short stories, "Taxi."

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