The mongoose further stops a bus directly in front of her, preventing her from being hit and providing her transportation to safety.
The Star Ledger. The image of a mongoose with golden eyes and the a man without a face appear at critical moments and to various characters throughout the book. New York magazine named it the Best Novel of the Year and Time magazine's Lev Grossman named it the best work of fiction published inpraising it as "a massive, heaving, sparking tragicomedy".
Here, the canefields are surrounded by the context of the Trujillato. Heck presents in the article that men and society completely control women. Retrieved April 7, Critical reception[ edit ] The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao was widely praised and appeared in a number of "best of the year" book lists.