Spilt Milk

Spilt Milk

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From world-renowned Brazilian writer Chico Buarque comes a stylish, imaginative tale of love, loss, and longing, played out across multiple generations of one Brazilian family. At once jubilant and painfully nostalgic, playful and devastatingly urgent, Spilt Milk cements Chico Buarque’s reputation as a masterful storyteller.

As Eulálio Assumpção lies dying in a Brazilian public hospital, his daughter and the attending nurses are treated—whether they like it… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

One easily imagines Buarque’s brief, intense novel transposed to the stage as a one-man tour de force for a venerable actor — or better yet, performed by the author accompanying himself with music of his own composition.

What's most remarkable about the book, though, is not that it somehow manages to internalize more than 100 years of Brazilian history but, rather, the way it also exists almost outside that history, outside of time.

Book Details  

Publisher: Grove Press (December 04, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 192 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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