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    • Last Evenings on Earth

    • Autor: Roberto Bolano, Chris Andrews - translator
    • Sprecher: David Crommett
    • Spieldauer: 7 Std. und 30 Min.
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    The first short-story collection in English by the acclaimed Chilean author Roberto Bolano. Winner of a 2005 PEN Translation Fund Award. "The melancholy folklore of exile", as Roberto Bolano once put it, pervades these 14 haunting stories. Bolano's narrators are usually writers grappling with private (and generally unlucky) quests, who typically speak in the first person, as if giving a deposition, like witnesses to a crime.

    Regulärer Preis: 21,95 €

    • Amulet

    • Autor: Roberto Bolaño, Chris Andrews - translator
    • Sprecher: Adriana Sananes
    • Spieldauer: 4 Std. und 7 Min.
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    A tour de force, Amulet is a highly charged first-person, semi-hallucinatory novel that embodies in one woman's voice the melancholy and violent recent history of Latin America. Amulet is a monologue, like Bolaño's acclaimed debut in English, By Night in Chile. The speaker is Auxilio Lacouture, a Uruguayan woman who moved to Mexico in the 1960s, becoming the "Mother of Mexican Poetry", hanging out with the young poets in the cafés and bars of the University.

    Regulärer Preis: 16,95 €

    • The Wind That Lays Waste

    • A Novel
    • Autor: Selva Almada, Chris Andrews - translator
    • Sprecher: Almarie Guerra
    • Spieldauer: 3 Std. und 10 Min.
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    The Wind That Lays Waste begins in the great pause before a storm. Reverend Pearson is evangelizing across the Argentinian countryside with Leni, his teenage daughter, when their car breaks down. This act of God or fate leads them to the workshop and home of an aging mechanic called Gringo Brauer and a young boy named Tapioca. As a long day passes, curiosity and intrigue transform into an unexpected intimacy between four people.

    Regulärer Preis: 11,95 €