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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
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"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: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense 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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