Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more
Hopscotch
6.7 Rating
(3 ratings)

Your Rating:



Buy at Amazon

[adsenseitempage180']
Written by


Lists

3 votes
Latin American (13 items)
list by Caraccioli
Published 7 years, 3 months ago 1 comment
1 votes
my 100 books canon (101 items)
list by cudion
Published 7 months, 2 weeks ago
1 votes
latin american literature at its best (20 items)
list by cudion
Published 10 months, 4 weeks ago

Reviews

Hopscotch

7 years, 3 months ago at Jan 9 9:19
In 1963, Júlio Cortazár achieve world fame with the publication of Rayuela, and became one of the main figures of the Latin American literary boom.
This book works as some kind of proto-hipertext, and Cortazár surprises the reader by having a "Table of Instructions" where he explains that "In its own way, this book consists of many books, but two books above all."
To start reading... read more
View all Hopscotch reviews
Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Pantheon
Release date: 12 February 1987
ISBN-10 : 0394752848 | ISBN-13: 9780394752846
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this book

Update feed

Gia added this to wanted list 3 months, 2 weeks ago
cudion added this to a list 7 months, 2 weeks ago
my 100 books canon (101 books items)
cudion added this to list 10 months, 3 weeks ago
cudion added this to a list 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Caraccioli added this to a list 7 years, 3 months ago
Latin American (13 books items)
Caraccioli posted a review 7 years, 3 months ago

Hopscotch

“In 1963, Júlio Cortazár achieve world fame with the publication of Rayuela, and became one of the main figures of the Latin American literary boom.

This book works as some kind of proto-hipertext, and Cortazár surprises the reader by having a "Table of Instructions" where he explains that "In its own way, this book consists of many books, but two books above all."

To start reading we're presented with two options, to read the book in the normal way up to the chapter 56, or follow the order indicated at the end of each chapter, going back and forward, starting from chapter 73.

The key character is Horacio Oliveira a bohemian argentine living in Paris, and his girlfriend "La Maga". The book presents episodes of Oliveira's life independent of the chronological” read more