By Graciliano Ramos

ISBN-10: 8501403628

ISBN-13: 9788501403629

About the author:

Graciliano Ramos used to be broadly one among crucial Brazilian authors of the 20 th century. He was once a seminal voice within the literary "regionalism" movement.
As a toddler Ramos lived in lots of towns of Northeastern Brazil, tormented by poverty and serious climatic conditions (droughts). After high-school, Graciliano went to Rio de Janeiro the place he labored as a journalist. In 1915 he traveled to Palmeira dos Indios, kingdom of Alagoas, to reside together with his father and in 1927 he was once elected mayor.
In 1933 he released his first ebook, Caetés. many years later he used to be jailed through the Getúlio Vargas executive, on a cost that used to be by no means made transparent. His reports in penitentiary may turn into a distinct own deposition, Memórias do Cárcere.
Graciliano died in 1953, on the age of 60. His "dry" variety of writing and the clash among the identity and the realm are the numerous marks of his works.

About the publication (in Portuguese):

Graciliano Ramos, um dos maiores escritores brasileiros do século XX, traz em seu livro infanto-juvenil, A Terra dos Meninos Pelados, a história de Raimundo, um menino diferente de todos os outros por ter um olho preto, o outro azul e a cabeça careca. Cansado de ser alvo de chacota na escola e nas ruas da cidade, Raimundo parte em uma viagem fantástica para um lugar onde as pessoas saibam conviver com as diferenças.

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He lives in Paris, France. Benjamin Chaud has illustrated more than 60 books. He is the author and illustrator of The Bear’s Song, and he is the illustrator of the Pomelo series. He lives in Die, France. WHEN TO USE THIS BOOK: Whenever you haven’t finished your homework. CAUTION: Each excuse may only be used once.

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