The Savage Detectives (Compact Disc)

By Roberto Bolano, Natasha Wimmer (Translator), Eddie Lopez (Read by)

Blackstone Audiobooks, 9781433292644

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/4/2008)
Hardcover (4/3/2007)
Paperback (2/1/2012)
MP3 CD (8/1/2009)
Compact Disc (8/1/2009)
Paperback (1/1/2010)

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The late Chilean writer Roberto Bolano has been called the Garcia Marquez of his generation. In this dazzling novel, the book that established his international reputation, Bolano tells the story of two modern-day Quixotes--the last survivors of an underground literary movement, perhaps of literature itself--on a tragicomic quest through a darkening, entropic universe. Brilliantly rendered into English by Natasha Wimmer, the acclaimed translator of Bolano's other great masterwork, 2666, The Savage Detectives is an exuberant, wildly inventive and ambitious novel from one of the greatest Latin American authors of our age.