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About the Author: Agustín Gómez-Arcos

Agustín Gómez-Arcos was a Spanish writer, anarchist and dramatist born in Almeria, Andalusia. He studied law but quit university for theater. However, some of his work was banned in Franco's Spain. Because of censorship Gomez-Arcos emigrated to London in 1966, then to Paris in 1968, where he settled and wrote primarily in French, often with themes condemning the fascist Spanish state. He died in Paris of cancer.

Gomez-Arcos won the Hermès Prize for his 1975 novel The Carnivorous Lamb, the Livre Inter prize, the Roland Dorgelès Prize and the Thyde Monnier Prize for his 1977 novel Ana No, and he was twice a finalist for the Prix Goncourt.

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Paperback, Published in Jun 2012 by Cabaret Voltaire

ISBN10: 8493664898 | ISBN13: 9788493664893

Page count: 320

Set in a small Andalusian town during Francisco Franco's dictatorial regime, this novel tells the story of Soledad Cuervo's unyielding matriarchy. As she wields her power over the townspeople, a unique universe of characters that navigate the treacherous waters of temptation and vengeance begins to unfold. A novel highlighting female strength and skill, it blends themes of reality, violence, and compassion. Ambientada en un pequeño pueblo andaluz durante la dictadura de Francisco Franco, esta novela narra la historia del inflexible matriarcado de Soledad Cuervo. Mientras ejerce su poder sobre los habitantes del pueblo, un universo singular de personajes que se mueven entre la tentación y la venganza comienza a desarrollarse. Una novela que resalta las fuerzas y destrezas femeninas, combina los temas de la realidad, la violencia y la compasión.

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