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Author: Alia Trabucco Zerán; Sophie Hughes
Publisher: London ; New York : And Other Stories, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Santiago, Chile. The city is covered in ash. Three children of ex-militants are facing a past they can neither remember nor forget. Felipe sees dead bodies on every corner of the city, counting them up in an obsessive quest to square these figures with the official death toll. He is searching for the perfect zero, a life with no remainder. Iquela and Paloma, too, are searching for a way to live on. When the body of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alia Trabucco Zerán; Sophie Hughes
ISBN: 9781911508335 1911508334
OCLC Number: 1046990483
Awards: Winner of Chilean Council for the Arts' Best Unpublished Literary Work Award 2014
Short-listed for Man Booker International 2019 2019
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Intro; 11; ( ); 10; ( ); 9; ( ); 8; ( ); 7; ( ); 6; ( ); ( ); 5; ( ); 4; ( ); 3; ( ); 2; ( ); 1; ( ); 0; Note to the Reader; Subscribers; Current and Upcoming Books; About the Author
Other Titles: Resta.
Responsibility: Alia Trabucco Zerán ; translated by Sophie Hughes.

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Santiago, Chile. The city is covered in ash, a deceased mother is lost in transit, and three children of ex-militants face a past they can neither remember nor forget. Intense, intelligent, and  Read more...

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