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By Guadalupe Nettel,Rosalind Harvey

A desirable new novel from one of many younger and crucial voices of up to date Latin American literature.

"Don't take your eyes of this author ... [After the Winter is] a booklet that creates a traumatic and terrifying impact at the reader, kind of like a stroll on a wet day in a graveyard" --Carlos Zanón, El País

No traditional love tale, After the Winter is as subtly unusual and relocating as whatever Nettel has written.
     A shy younger Mexican lady strikes to Paris to check literature. Cecilia has few buddies, and a morbid fascination with looking at the funerals happening within the cemetery open air her residence. She moves up a detailed platonic courting along with her neighbor, a sickly younger guy who stocks her curiosity in dying. After coming to thoroughly depend upon him for corporation and regimen, Cecilia is devastated via his determination to visit Sicily for his overall healthiness, and is left by myself in an unfriendly urban once again. Claudio, in the meantime, lives in ny with the submissive, quiet, very prosperous Ruth. She makes few calls for of him, whereas acquiescing to all his wishes and indulging his obsessive, misogynistic nature. He meets Cecilia unintentionally whereas vacationing a chum in Paris and those very varied lives collide with transformative outcomes.
     In her novels and tales, Guadalupe Nettel proven herself an astute observer of human nature--our eccentricities, phobias, neuroses, and deviances. Now, in her new novel, After the iciness, she turns a sensible eye to human relationships and examines the potential for love among unsuitable and stricken individuals.

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