The Armies

by Evelio Rosero and Anne McLean

Paperback, 199 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $14.95 | purchase

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The Armies
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A Tusquets International Prize-winning epic follows the retirement of Ismail, a former Colombian teacher who pretends to pick oranges while spying on his nude neighbor, an activity that embarrasses his wife and prompts Ismail's reveries about his life, which are interrupted by the drug wars. Original.

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