Results for General Fiction + Novels + Contemporary, set in Central & S. America, Mexico, Caribbean

Select your view:
Order books by:
  • At Night We Walk in Circles : A Novel
    Daniel Alarcon
    Hardcover: 10/31/2013
     
    The breakout book from a prizewinning young writer: a breathtaking, suspenseful story of one man's obsessive ...
  • The Dream Merchant
    Fred Waitzkin
    Hardcover: 03/26/2013
     
    A powerful, sexy, and exquisitely written heart-of-darkness tale of an unusually gifted, irrepressible and ...
  • Say Her Name : A Novel
    Francisco Goldman
    Paperback: 04/10/2012
     
    Celebrated novelist Francisco Goldman married a beautiful young writer named Aura Estrada in the summer of ...
  • Irma Voth : A Novel
    Miriam Toews
    Paperback: 04/01/2012
     
    That rare coming-of-age story able to blend the dark with the uplifting, Irma Voth follows a young Mennonite ...
  • The White Woman on the Green Bicycle : A Novel
    Monique Roffey
    Paperback: 04/26/2011
     
    A beautifully written, unforgettable novel of a troubled marriage, set against the lush landscape and ...
  • Funeral for a Dog : A Novel
    Thomas Pletzinger
    Paperback: 03/28/2011
     
    Rich with anthropological and literary allusion, this prize-winning debut set in Europe, Brazil, and New York,...
  • Heliopolis
    James Scudamore
    Paperback: 10/20/2010
     
    By turns darkly humorous and poignant, James Scudamore’s Booker Prize-nominated novel is a highly ...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 12

Page 1 of 2
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Theme

Books thatinspire you.Handpicked.

Books you'll stay up all night reading; books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, books that will expand your mind and inspire you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.