The Barbarian Nurseries

The Barbarian Nurseries

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A New York Times Notable Book for 2011 A Boston Globe Best Fiction Book of 2011 The great panoramic social novel that Los Angeles deserves—a twenty-first century, West Coast Bonfire of the Vanities by the only writer qualified to capture the city in all its glory and complexity

With The Barbarian Nurseries, Héctor Tobar gives our most misunderstood metropolis its great contemporary novel, taking us beyond the glimmer of Hollywood and deeper than camera-ready crime… (more)

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The news media feeds people's prejudices with very simplistic and reactionary explanations of what's causing California's decline

Héctor Tobar is a novelist and a weekly columnist for the Los Angeles Times. The Barbarian Nurseries is a novel with a strong topic, well portrayed characters, a singular writing, and avoids a black and white vision of reality.

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 27, 2011)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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