Website in English on the awarded Mexican Writer Alberto RUY-SANCHEZ, author of “Mogador” and other novels on Desire. Los jardines secretos de Mogador: voces de tierra. Front Cover Alberto Ruy Sánchez is a fiction and non fiction writer, poet and essayist from Mexico City. Los Jardines Secretos de Mogador / The Secret Gardens of the Mogador ( Spanish Edition) by Alberto Ruy Sánchez and a great selection of.

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Books by Alberto Ruy-Sánchez (Author of Los jardines secretos de Mogador)

His flowers were recognized around the world as the most beautiful of every species. As the narrator delves into his soul, he comes to understand the sensuality and intimacy between men and women. Every day he reconfigured the plants and structures in his garden, arranging them in more obvious geometric patterns.

They incorporated infinite displays of water which sang at the foot of the pomegranate trees, along the corridors of oil palms and date palms, and amidst the wild henna bushes. Complemented with Hassan Massoudy’s calligraphy, Ruy S nchez’s flowing prose and magical descriptions will transport readers to lands akin to those found in 1, Arabian Nights.

Moreover, every corner of his garden was a place of unexpected repose which offered visitors a feeling of the infinite because of its daring and subtle geometric composition.

Did you cut down my favorite cedar trees? The king felt more at ease and decided that all the rumors about his gardener were the result of envy in the court. Start reading Los jardines secretos de Mogador on your Kindle in under a minute. Recommended as a secondary purchase for large public library collections and academic libraries supporting graduate studies in Spanish languages and Latin American fiction.

He welcomed the king back and while he greeted him, his excitement grew proportionately until he could wait no longer and said that he had a surprise for him, that at last his garden was perfect. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


Did you chop up my cedars, the arz trees from the Atlas mountains I had transplanted here, just to make a simple box? In spite of all the efforts made by others, not even the most marvelous garden I have seen comes remotely close to ours. Cuando el amor es el motor que impulsa, todo es posible. Get to Know Us. Don’t have a Kindle? They erected pavilions, patios, and wide pathways which encouraged relaxation, contemplation, and encounters.

Not ajrdines Atlas cedar, an arz, as they expected in the court, but rather a Mogadorian thuya, like those surrounding the city to the northwest, anchored in the dunes which used to invade the city with certain winds. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. For jaedines years the gardener cultivated his garden with mogxdor and moador, achieving amazing results. The thuyas are low enough to see their brilliant treetops ripple like a wave that, because of the wind, never seems to stay still.

Now even the seccretos would recognize that the garden of all gardens was contained within that box. Let me feel you incrust me with all your woods.

Los Jardines Secretos de Mogador = the Secret Gardens of the Mogador

Alfaguara February 28, Language: Into the long channels of running water, he inserted breaks in the form secreetos a labyrinth.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. He became exasperated by the unwillingness of certain flowers to resemble the geometric flower of his dreams.

The king was away on a trip and no one else could stop him. Translated by Rhonda Dahl Buchanan Paradise in a Box Many inhabitants of Mogador earn a living from the art of woodcarving, especially using the wood of the fragrant thuya tree whose roots are like the deformed fingers of an immense hand plunged into the dunes.

Learn more about Amazon Prime. The geometric pattern on which it is based is the precise design of the most beautiful garden in the world. He dreamed about abstract forms which sprouted from each other like fantastic plants, regenerating themselves according to a ruj equation. Please try again later. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. The gardener was pleased that he had convinced him. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.


In Spanish, Rights available in English En los labios del agua. Again and again I am surprised and seduced by the Spelling Stories of this amazing Novelist and Alberrto, author of the breathtaking books: This was not the first time this had happened.

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Share your thoughts with other customers. But they also say that after a few months, from the little mound of ashes sprouted a beautiful and noble plant. Its only imperfection occurs when it is rooted in the earth, because under its influence, it has the false impression of living on its own, out of control, and becomes deformed in strange and irreparable ways.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. That spring his happiness was as deep-rooted as the splendor of his garden throughout the summer. He was also patient, intelligent, and bold. This time, Mogador, the well known City of Desire is inhabited by the Garden Stories of Jassiba’s Lover, transformed by her absolute and radical Desire in a new male Shajarazad, menaced of erotic death.