Stênio Gardel

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Stênio Gardel was born in 1980 in the rural northeast of Brazil. The Words That Remain is his first novel.
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The Words That Remain

ISBN 9781954404120 New Vessel Press

A letter has beckoned to Raimundo since he received it decades ago from his youthful passion, handsome Cicero. But having grown up in an impoverished area of Brazil where the demands of manual labor thwarted his becoming literate, Raimundo has long been unable to read. More about this book >

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Stênio Gardel

Stênio Gardel was born in 1980 in the rural northeast of Brazil. The Words That Remain is his first novel.

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