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Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter (2-Volume Set)
Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter (2-Volume Set)
Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter (2-Volume Set)
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Product Description
Korean Title: Naneun Julia Ajumeoniwa Gyeolhonhaetda
Author: Mario Vargas Llosa
Translator: Bo-seok Hwang
Publisher: Munhakdongne
Hardcover | 2-volume set | 195*135mm

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About This Book

"Funny, extravagant . . . A wonderfully comic novel almost unbelievably rich in character, place and event."--Los Angeles Times Book Review

"Uproarious entertainment . . . For sheer wit, imagination, and high style, this soap opera of love can't be beat."--The Christian Science Monitor

"A bedazzlement of entertainment."--Time

"One of South America's finest contemporary writers."--The Times (London)

Mario Vargas Llosa's masterful, multilayered novel is set in the Lima, Peru, of the author's youth, where a young student named Marito is toiling away in the news department of a local radio station. His young life is disrupted by two arrivals.

The first is his aunt Julia, recently divorced and thirteen years older, with whom he begins a secret affair. The second is a manic radio scriptwriter named Pedro Camacho, whose racy, vituperative soap operas are holding the city's listeners in thrall. Pedro chooses young Marito to be his confidant as he slowly goes insane.

Interweaving the story of Marito's life with the ever-more-fevered tales of Pedro Camacho, Vargas Llosa's novel is hilarious, mischievous, and masterful, a classic named one of the best books of the year by the New York Times Book Review.


About The Author

Mario Vargas Llosa is the author of sixteen novels, most recently The Bad Girl. He received the PEN/Nabokov Award in 2002 and lives in London.

In October 2010, he was awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his cartography of structures of power and his trenchant images of the individual's resistance, revolt, and defeat"


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