Vuelta y vuelta

Vuelta y vuelta

A story about the quest for meaning, but also a realist fable. While mourning the death of his mother, a very special woman who left her mark in her children and her art, the author and protagonist of this fiction embarks on an extreme adventure that begins in the...
Opendoor

Opendoor

Movement between city and country is this novel’s driving force. The main character is a young veterinary student, whose at once indolent and defenceless discourse weaves a soberly developed, exquisitely resolved plot. In the first pages the narrator, who never...
Estocolmo

Estocolmo

Estocolmo tells the story of René, a Chilean exiled in Sweden after the 1973 coup, who returns to his country for the first time after many years to escape a disturbed, violent lover. Facing the imminent reunion with his mother and the ever more palpable likelihood of...
Paraísos

Paraísos

Paraísos is the first-person telling of the story of a young woman who on being widowed and evicted from the house at Opendoor, decides to move to the capital with her little son Simón. In the city she finds work at the zoo’s reptile house and squats at El Buti, run...
Pequeña Flor

Pequeña Flor

“This story starts when I was someone else.” So says José, the protagonist of Pequeña Flor, at the beginning of his account.  A fire in the factory where he works is about to unleash an earthquake in his life. The loss of his job changes everything: his relationship...