Tooth Man: Stories from Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast

Tooth Man Stories from Nicaragua s Mosquito Coast A fish soup love potion a theft of gold from an old man s mouth a rum powered boat launching a dreadlocked baseball prodigy Nine interconnected stories pages

  • Title: Tooth Man: Stories from Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast
  • Author: Eric Timar
  • ISBN: 9781456553210
  • Page: 263
  • Format: Paperback
  • A fish soup love potion a theft of gold from an old man s mouth a rum powered boat launching a dreadlocked baseball prodigy Nine interconnected stories 144 pages.

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    1. Reading Tooth Man, I felt that I was hanging out with a set of amiable story-tellers. The men – a journalist, a anthropologist, and a businessman - are outsiders in a small coastal town, sharing their experiences as they learn how the locals deal with love, death, ghosts, and baseball rivalries.The stories are variously ironic, tragic, or humorous. The North Americans are all well-intentioned, but the considerable charm – and value - of the book lies in the deft way in which Timar shows how [...]

    2. I quite enjoyed quite a few of these contemporary short stories set in a coastal area of Nicaragua. The first couple were about local superstitions, magical figures and traditional healers/shamen. Many of the rest were about the effect of NGO's and the lack of understanding shown by their staff towards the traditions and needs of local people. Although done with irony aplenty, this was depicted in just too black and white a way for me. I got the point being made but effectively all locals good, [...]

    3. Overall Feedback: A well told story and look into the life of a people. You can learn about a new culture through some great storytelling.Point of View: Told as if by the people of the culture.Voice: Brings a likable characteristic to a people we most do not know.Character Development: All the characters are well developed and likable.Plot: Not a spot on or in it to complain about.Dialogue: Without really knowing the people of this culture this was a hard one to judge, but after googling that, I [...]

    4. A collection of well-told short stories of life on Nicaragua's Mosquito Coast. The stories give the reader a glimpse of the culture, folklore, and superstitions of the Miskito people. I really enjoyed the stories and look forward to learning more about the people from this part of the world.

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