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By Guadalupe Nettel,Rosalind Harvey

A beautiful new novel from one of many younger and crucial voices of latest Latin American literature.

"Don't take your eyes of this author ... [After the Winter is] a publication that creates a stressful and terrifying influence at the reader, similar to a stroll on a wet day in a graveyard" --Carlos Zanón, El País

No usual 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 review literature. Cecilia has few pals, and a morbid fascination with looking at the funerals occurring within the cemetery outdoors her condo. She moves up an in depth platonic dating together with her neighbor, a sickly younger guy who stocks her curiosity in demise. After coming to completely depend upon him for corporation and regimen, Cecilia is devastated through his selection to visit Sicily for his healthiness, and is left by myself in an unfriendly urban once again. Claudio, in the meantime, lives in big apple 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 by accident whereas traveling a chum in Paris and those very diversified lives collide with transformative effects.
     In her novels and tales, Guadalupe Nettel tested herself an astute observer of human nature--our eccentricities, phobias, neuroses, and deviances. Now, in her new novel, After the iciness, she turns a clever eye to human relationships and examines the potential for love among improper and stricken individuals.

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