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Bret Easton Ellis and the other dogs

Author: Lina Wolff; Frank Perry, (Translator)
Publisher: Los Angeles : And Other Stories, 2016. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"At a run-down brothel in Caudal, Spain, the prostitutes are collecting stray dogs. Each is named after a famous male writer: Dante, Chaucer, Bret Easton Ellis. When a john is cruel, the dogs are fed rotten meat. To the east, in Barcelona, an unflappable teenage girl is endeavoring to trace the peculiarities of her life back to one woman: Alba Cambó, writer of violent short stories, who left Caudal as a girl and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lina Wolff; Frank Perry, (Translator)
ISBN: 9781908276643 1908276649
OCLC Number: 908071857
Notes: First published as Bret Easton Ellis och de andra hundarna in 2012 by Albert Bonniers Förlag.
Description: 297 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Bret Easton Ellis och de andra hundarna.
Responsibility: Lina Wolff ; translated by Frank Perry.

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Award-winning Barcelona novel with Bolano-esque humour: with women, men, lovers, loners, Marilyn (a cat) and Bret Easton Ellis (a dog).  Read more...

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'Wolff's prose has a quality of "otherness" entirely in keeping with the surreal atmosphere of the novel. This strange, provocative debut sits well alongside the work of Roxane Gay, Katherine Angel, Read more...

 
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