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The year is 1985, and twenty-two-year-old Galen lives with his emotionally dependent mother in a secluded old house surrounded by a walnut orchard in a suburb of Sacramento. He doesn't know who his father is, his abusive grandfather is dead, and his grandmother, losing her memory, has been shipped off to a nursing home. Galen and his mother survive on the family's trust fund—old money that his aunt, Helen, and seventeen-year-old cousin, Jennifer, are determined… (más)

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His story, although less engaging than Vann’s previous fictions, is, none the less, a well-written, unflinching exploration of the often terrifying chasm between who we want to be, and who we actually are.

Financial Times UK : Down and dirty (15 de junio de 2012)

When you finally put this book down, break the spell and walk away, you’re left with a deeper resonance, a lingering sadness.

The Observer : Dirt by David Vann (10 de junio de 2012)

No author is better at making you lose your literary balance and a large part of his brilliance is that he knows how to adjust the level of derangement to just short of most disturbing.

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Detalles del Libro  

Editor: HarperCollins (24 de abril de 2012)

Colección: Harper

Format: EPUB

Número de páginas: 272 páginas

Tamaño del archivo: 1,5 MB

Protección: DRM

Idioma: Inglés

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