Black Novel with Argentines

Black Novel with Argentines

by Luisa Valenzuela
     
 

Thrilling and dark, this is a novel of obsession and crime—a commentary on the fine line between creativity and insanity. A stark and powerful story that is literary to its core, the novel follows two Argentine writers self-exiled in New York City, one of whom is a murderer, and both of whom are inexplicably driven to lose themselves in the

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Thrilling and dark, this is a novel of obsession and crime—a commentary on the fine line between creativity and insanity. A stark and powerful story that is literary to its core, the novel follows two Argentine writers self-exiled in New York City, one of whom is a murderer, and both of whom are inexplicably driven to lose themselves in the city that never sleeps.

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"Valenzuela's writing gives a sensual edge to the violence of power."  —Newsweek

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ISBN-13:
9781891270130
Publisher:
Latin American Literary Review Press
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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