Death in Spring

A Novel

by Merce Rodoreda

Death in Spring

Hardcover, 150 pages, Open Letter Books, List Price: $14.95 | purchase

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Merce Rodoreda

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The narrator, a fourteen-year-old boy, describes the cruel customs of a village, including the horrible death of his father, and spends time with a prisoner who explains the strange events in the village.


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