“With this unusual, innovative and astonishingly intelligent bildungsroman, Luisa Extenike adds her name to the very best in the noir and coming-of-age genres, in a transformative and radically modern way.”
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The blind spot, the view in the car mirror that cannot be reflected, was the intimate space where Martin’s father, the main character, created to safeguard his most valuable possessions: his dreams.
Here in this blind spot there was no room for fear, vulnerability, gross intolerance or the threatening danger which terrorism imposed.
“Black Fish is a novel which reminds us of the verbal precision of Marguerite Duras (prior to The Lover; the Duras of The Square or Moderato Cantabile), or of the essentiality in Fleur Jaeggy writing, to tell a story ruled by desire, or rather, by the lack thereof.
Vino habla del amor en un paisaje de viñas y cepas, pero es también la historia de un conflicto familiar que velará a sus protagonistas en carne viva. Durante unas vacaciones en un pueblo de la Rioja, un joven …
“This slim collection of short stories deserves special attention: probably the most original minute narratives since the appearance of Cristina Fernández Cubas´s first book. They grip the reader´s attention from the first paragraph on and do not let go, keep up suspense until the last. “