Zambra, other Spanish-language novelists recognized

Granta announces its picks for “best young Spanish-language novelists.” I’m a big fan of Alejandro Zambra, whose The Private Lives of Trees I think of as a less abstract, more intimate counterpart to Robbe-Grillet’s mesmerizing Jealousy.


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