Books Agua Viva by Clarice Lispector Paperback, 88 pages, New Directions, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleAgua VivaAuthorClarice Lispector Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Published towards the end of Brazilian novelist Clarice Lispector's life, Agua Viva is a short meditation on life and time. Newly translated by Stefan Tobler, with an introduction by Benjamin Moser. Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Also by Clarice Lispector The Complete Stories Facebook Twitter Email NPR stories about Agua Viva Critics' Lists: Summer 2012 A World On The Page: Five Great Travel Memoirs July 31, 2012 This summer, don't be a tourist — take a journey with these travel memoirs instead. Open these five books and meet a future First Lady, a one-booted hiker on the Pacific Crest Trail and a young Angela Davis. You'll encounter beauty, bravery, and chilling strangeness — without ever leaving the couch.