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  • Bibliography:
    5 Books
  • First Book:
    August 1997
  • Latest Book:
    September 2017
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Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • "Storyteller" combines Alvarez's intimate knowledge and fascination with the people and places of Baltimore, his own sense of personal history and his ability to make fact and fiction alike resonate with a poetic sense of the human condition. As Scot...

  • Akashic Books charges forth with its award-winning series of original noir anthologies, launched in 2004 with BROOKLYN NOIR. Each book is comprised- of all-new stories, each one set in a distinct neighborhood or location within the city of the book. ...

  • Tales from the Holy Land is the third collection of short fiction from the Baltimore author and screenwriter. The stories take place along the narrow streets and alleys of Alvarez's heartbreaking hometown, charting secret histories of the last 100 ye...

  • Commemorating the 20th anniversary of the publication of The Fountain of Highlandtown, this new collection of fiction from a master storyteller continues to mine the lives of Americans we rarely hear about. In Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountai...

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Rafael Alvarez has published 5 books.

Rafael Alvarez does not have a new book coming out soon. The latest book, Basilio Boullosa Stars in the Fountain of Highlandtown, was published in September 2017.

The first book by Rafael Alvarez, The Fountain of Highlandtown, was published in August 1997.

No. Rafael Alvarez does not write books in series.