Relatos del Río de la Plata - Stories of the River Plate
Paperback, 128 pages + audio CD (73 mins),
Accent: Argentina, Uruguay
Relatos del Río de la Plata presents six complete stories of the best current Spanish American writers. This handy little book is especially designed to help you improve your Spanish and entertain you at the same time.
All the stories have an introduction to the author and a presentation of the plot to better understand its social and historical context.
The audio CD has the readings of the texts by professional actors to give you a fully immersive experience. The stories have in-page glossaries and Spanish explanations of more than 350 words and expressions.
You will be able to practice your listening comprehension with exercises where the answers are provided at the end of the book.
The stories in Relatos del Río de la Plata are:
- Sábado de gloria (Mario Benedetti)
- Emma Sunz (Jorge Luis Borges)
- Casa tomada (Julio Cortázar)
- El libro de los abrazos (Eduardo Galeano)
- Después de este destierro (Daniel Moyano)
- Desagravio (Ricardo Piglia)
Level of Spanish: B2, C1 and C2
Key to the Council of Europe’s Common Reference for Languages:
- A1: Novice
- A2: Intermediate
- B1: Advanced Low
- B2: Advanced Medium
- C1: Advanced High
- C2: Superior
Relatos del Río de la Plata is part of the Colección Libros Blancos, Los grandes maestros del relato en español.