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Fever Dream

by Samanta Schweblin

Hardcover, 192 pages, Riverhead, List Price: $25 |


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A first English translation by this award-winning Spanish-language author follows the nightmarish experiences of a dying woman and a boy beside her hospital bed, who explore the dynamics of broken souls, toxic relationships and the power and desperation of family. Translated by Megan McDowell.

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