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Author: Yuri Herrera; Lisa Dillman
Publisher: Sheffield [England] : And Other Stories, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
"In the court of the King, everyone knows their place. But as the Artist wins hearts and egos with his ballads, uncomfortable truths emerge that shake the kingdom to its core"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yuri Herrera; Lisa Dillman
ISBN: 1908276924 9781908276926
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
OCLC Number: 959038283
Notes: "First published as Trabajos del reino in 2008 by Editorial Periférica, Madrid, Spain"--Title page verso.
Awards: Winner of Best Translated Book Award 2016
Description: 103 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Trabajos del reino.
Responsibility: Yuri Herrera ; translated by Lisa Dillman.


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'Herrera's metaphors grasp the freedom, and the alarming disorientation, of transition and translation.' Maya Jaggi, The Guardian----------'Short, suspenseful ... outlandish and heartbreaking.' John Read more...

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