The Complete Stories (Hardcover)

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By Clarice Lispector, Benjamin Moser (Editor), Katrina Dodson (Translator)
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Why I recommend this book: If you haven’t taken the time to delve into the world of Lispector then the time is now! Katrina Dodson’s tireless work translating Lispector’s stories is a thing of grandeur. Step into stunning Brazil as seen through Lispector’s eyes, she is one of the literary world’s true treasures.

-- Nick

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The recent publication by New Directions of five Lispector novels revealed to legions of new readers her darkness and dazzle. Now, for the first time in English, are all the stories that made her a Brazilian legend: from teenagers coming into awareness of their sexual and artistic powers to humdrum housewives whose lives are shattered by unexpected epiphanies to old people who don't know what to do with themselves. Clarice's stories take us through their lives--and ours.

From one of the greatest modern writers, these stories, gathered from the nine collections published during her lifetime, follow an unbroken time line of success as a writer, from her adolescence to her death bed.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780811219631
ISBN-10: 0811219631
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
Publication Date: August 25th, 2015
Pages: 640
Language: English