The Return -

The Return

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One of the remarkable qualities of Bolano's short stories is that they seem to tell what Bolano called 'the secret story', 'the one we'll never know'. The Return contains thirteen unforgettable tales bent on returning to haunt you, most of them appearing in English for the first time here. Wide-ranging, suggestive, and daring, a Bolano story is just as likely to concern the unexpected fate of a beautiful ex-girlfriend, the history of a porn star or two embittered police detectives debating their favourite weapons: his plots go anywhere and everywhere and they always surprise. Consider the title piece: a young party animal collapses in a Parisian disco and dies on the dance floor; just as his soul is departing his body, it realizes strange doings are afoot - and what follows next defies the imagination (except Bolano's own, of course).

Product code: 9780330510615

ISBN 9780330510615
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H196xW129xS14
No. Of Pages 208
Publisher Pan Macmillan
On Sale Date 26/08/2014
The eagerly anticipated second volume of stories by the literary genius that is Roberto Bolano.