Óscar y las mujeres

Óscar y las mujeres

Book - 2013 | Spanish
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Óscar Colifatto is an eccentric hypochondriac. He dresses in unrepentant black, hates sunlight, animals, children and the frivolous and loud streets of Miami. In fact, he hates everything except himself. He keeps the world at bay so nothing and no one can interfere with his monotonous routine as a soap-opera scriptwriter. While working on a new soap set restore him to his former glory, Natalia, the woman who has shared his life for the past six years, leaves him. His neighbor, a boisterous and brilliant self-help author and her endearing little dog; a demanding soap-opera producer and the prostitute he hires to help cure his despondency; as well as Oscar's thirteen-year old son, all contrive to intrude in his already hindered creative process.
Óscar Colifatto viste de riguroso negro y detesta la luz del sol, las calles frívolas y chillonas de Miami, los animales y los niños..., lo detesta todo menos a sí mismo, Maniático e hipocondríaco hasta el extremo, trata de mantenerse aislado del mundo para que nada ni nadie trastoque su monótona rutina como guionista de culebrones. Una vecina explosiva e iluminada de los libros de autoayuda, el adorable perrito de ésta, un exigente productor de telenovelas, una prostituta enviada por este último para calmar el desamor y un hijo que tuvo trece años atrás se entrometen en su proceso creativo. Y en el cenro de la trama, Óscar, una de esos personajes maniáticos, patéticos y freaks pero al mismo tiempo entrañables que quedan en la memoria para siempre. -- p. [4] of cover.
Publisher: Doral, Fla. : Santillana USA Pub. Co., c2013
ISBN: 9780882723266
088272326X
Branch Call Number: SPANISH FICTION RONCAGL SANTIAG
Characteristics: 314 p. ; 23 cm

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