Books by Annie McDermott

THE PRESIDENT'S ROOM by Ricardo Romero
Released: Jan. 30, 2020

"A taut, appealing, and often quite funny exploration of existential angst."
Every house in the country keeps a room ready in case the president should need it. He never enters most of them, so what happens when the president does come to call and an ordinary boy from an ordinary house becomes "the boy the president visited," singled out by an attention he cannot hope to understand? Read full book review >
EMPTY WORDS by Mario  Levrero
Released: May 21, 2019

"A curious, even eccentric book, and a must-read for fans of post-boom Latin American literature."
Change your handwriting, change your life: an enigmatic 1996 novel, his first to be translated into English, by Uruguayan writer Levrero. Read full book review >