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A haunting and darkly beautiful tale of dreams and desperation set in a scarcity-riddled near-future Mexico City.

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SardoWeems (4 books)
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 07:07:30 +0200

A small-time curio dealer in Mexico City buys a painted and jeweled jungle beetle and tries to sell it to an effete rich man as living jewelry. A well-done story with great details. Not much happens, but the trip is absorbing.

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Language: English

Published in: 2008

Word count: 3,102 words (≈ 12 minutes)


License: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives (cc by-nc-nd)

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