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Product Description: "Padura’s Heretics spans and defies literary categories . . . ingenious." ―Maureen Corrigan, Fresh AirA sweeping novel of art theft, anti-Semitism, contemporary Cuba, and crime from a renowned Cuban author, Heretics is Leonardo Padura's greatest detective work yet...read more
By Anna Kushner (trans)

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9780374168858 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, March 14, 2017, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: "Padura’s Heretics spans and defies literary categories .

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Product Description: A gripping novel about the assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico City in 1940In The Man Who Loved Dogs, Leonardo Padura brings a noir sensibility to one of the most fascinating and complex political narratives of the past hundred years: the assassination of Leon Trotsky by Ramón Mercader...read more
By Anna Kushner (trans)

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9780374201746 | Italian edition edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 28, 2014), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A gripping novel about the assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico City in 1940In The Man Who Loved Dogs, Leonardo Padura brings a noir sensibility to one of the most fascinating and complex political narratives of the past hundred years: the assassination of Leon Trotsky by Ramón Mercader.

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9780374535070 | Reprint edition (Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 6, 2015), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A gripping novel about the assassination of Leon Trotsky in Mexico City in 1940In The Man Who Loved Dogs, Leonardo Padura brings a noir sensibility to one of the most fascinating and complex political narratives of the past hundred years: the assassination of Leon Trotsky by Ramón Mercader.

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Product Description: The “prequel” to Rosales’s “tragically beautiful and unforgettable” (Los Angeles Times) Cuban-American novel The Halfway HouseLeapfrog depicts one summer in the life of a very poor young boy in Havana ofthe late ’50s. He has superhero fantasies, hangs around with the neighborhood kids, smokes cigarettes, tells very lame jokes: “By the way, do you know who died? No...read more
By Norberto Fuentes (introduced by), Anna Kushner (trans) and Guillermo Rosales

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9780811219419 | New Directions, October 29, 2013, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The “prequel” to Rosales’s “tragically beautiful and unforgettable” (Los Angeles Times) Cuban-American novel The Halfway HouseLeapfrog depicts one summer in the life of a very poor young boy in Havana ofthe late ’50s.

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Product Description: An audacious “biography” of the ex-president of Cuba told in Castro’s own outrageous, bombastic voice. Prize-winning author and journalist Norberto Fuentes was once a revolutionary: a writer with privileged access to Fidel Castro’s inner circle during some the most challenging years of the revolution...read more
By Anna Kushner (trans)

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9780393068993 | W W Norton & Co Inc, December 14, 2009, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: An audacious “biography” of the ex-president of Cuba told in Castro’s own outrageous, bombastic voice.

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Product Description: Hailed by Jose Saramago as the best writer of his generation and a likely future winner of the Nobel Prize, Dalkey Archive is proud to introduce Goncalo M. Tavares and his breakthrough novel.

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9781564785558 | 1 original edition (Dalkey Archive Pr, November 17, 2009), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Hailed by Jose Saramago as the best writer of his generation and a likely future winner of the Nobel Prize, Dalkey Archive is proud to introduce Goncalo M.

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Product Description: “This posthumous translation of Rosales, a Cuban-American writer who committed suicide in 1993, delivers a raw, powerful story set in a Miami home for the mentally ill… It’s a frightening, nihilistic cousin of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest...read more
By Anna Kushner (trans)

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9780811218023 | 1 edition (New Directions, May 27, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: “This posthumous translation of Rosales, a Cuban-American writer who committed suicide in 1993, delivers a raw, powerful story set in a Miami home for the mentally ill… It’s a frightening, nihilistic cousin of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.

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