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  • Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriterby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65

    'A comic novel on the grand scale written with tremendous confidence and verve. Mario, 18-year-old law student and radio news-editor, falls scandalously for his Aunt Julia, the 32-year-old divorced wife of a cousin, and the progressively lunatic story of this affair is interwoven with episodes from a series of radio soap-operas written by his friend... more...

  • The Bad Girlby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65

    Ricardo Somocurcio is in love with a bad girl. He loves her as a teenager known as 'Lily' in Lima in 1950, where she claims to be from Chile but vanishes the moment her claim is exposed as fiction. He loves her next in Paris as 'Comrade Arlette', an activist en route to Cuba, an icy, remote lover who denies knowing anything about the Lily of years... more...

  • Captain Pantoja and the Special Serviceby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 18.99

    This delightful farce opens as the prim and proper Captain Pantoja learns he is to be sent to Peru's Amazon frontier on a secret mission for the army?to provide females for the amorous recruits. Side-splitting complications arise as world of Captain Pantoja's remarkable achievements start to spread. more...

  • Captain Pantoja and the Special Serviceby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 9.99

    This delightful farce opens as the prim and proper Captain Pantoja learns he is to be sent to Peru's Amazon frontier on a secret mission for the army-to provide females for the amorous recruits. Side-splitting complications arise as world of Captain Pantoja's remarkable achievements start to spread. more...

  • Conversation in the Cathedralby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 10.99

    A frightening and impressive portrait of evil by one of Latin America's leading contemporary novelists. 'A monumentally engrossing novel.' Los Angeles Times more...

  • The Cubs and Other Storiesby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2011; US$ 14.99

    The Cubs and Other Stories is Mario Vargas Llosa's only volume of short fiction available in English. Vargas Llosa's domain is the Peru of male youth and machismo, where life's dramas play themselves out on the soccer field, the dance floor, and on street corners. The title story, "The Cubs," tells the story of the carefree boyhood of P.P. Cuellar... more...

  • The Cubs and Other Storiesby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 9.99

    The Cubs and Other Stories is Mario Vargas Llosa's only volume of short fiction available in English. Vargas Llosa's domain is the Peru of male youth and machismo, where life's dramas play themselves out on the soccer field, on the dance floor and on street corners. The title work, The Cubs , tells the story of the carefree boyhood of PP Cuellar... more...

  • Death in the Andesby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65

    Set in an isolated, run down community in the Peruvian Andes, Vargas Llosa's riveting novel tells the story of a series of mysterious disappearances involving the Shining Path guerrillas and a local couple performing cannibalistic sacrifices with strange similarities to the Dionysian rituals of ancient Greece. Part-detective novel and part-political... more...

  • The Discreet Heroby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2015; US$ 15.99

    Felicito Yanaque has raised himself from poverty to ownership of a trucking business. His two sons work for him. He receives a threatening letter demanding protection money. The police don't take him seriously, Felicito refuses to pay up and gets sucked into a nightmare. He becomes a reluctant public hero. Then his mistress is kidnapped, and matters... more...

  • The Dream of the Celtby Mario Vargas Llosa

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 11.65

    The Dream of the Celt explores the life of the Irish revolutionary Sir Roger Casement who was executed for treason after his involvement in the 1916 Easter Rising, travelling with its protagonist from Liverpool and Dublin to the Congo and Peru, where Casement worked as a British consul, and to London, where he ended his life in Pentonville jail.... more...