The Hour of the Star (Second Edition)

The Hour of the Star (Second Edition)

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A new edition of Clarice Lispector’s final masterpiece, now with a vivid introduction by Colm Tóibín. Narrated by the cosmopolitan Rodrigo S.M., this brief, strange, and haunting tale is the story of Macabéa, one of life's unfortunates. Living in the slums of Rio and eking out a poor living as a typist, Macabéa loves movies, Coca-Colas, and her rat of a boyfriend; she would like to be like Marilyn Monroe, but she is ugly, underfed, sickly and unloved. Rodrigo… (more)

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Publisher: New Directions (October 24, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 623 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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