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The Book of Emma Reyes

by Emma Reyes and Daniel Alarcón

Hardcover, 177 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $24 |

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Shares the life of the Colombian artist who grew up with nothing, was abandoned by her mother, and lived in Catholic convent housing where she spent her days doing menial labor and fearing the Devil.