Books by Osvaldo Soriano

SHADOWS by Osvaldo Soriano
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 2, 1993

"But in translation the novel seems colorless and shaggy-dog-storyish, never snappy enough to justify its obvious but boggy pleasure in its own eccentricities."
Soriano here writes an Argentine road-novel that, in muted comic tones, seems to yearn to be allegory—to suggest perhaps that post-Falklands-War Argentina is a vast wasteland, piled-on by absurdities, in which only the scammer and confidence-man will do okay. Read full book review >