Books by Thomas Bunstead

THE NOCILLA TRILOGY by Agustín Fernández Mallo
Released: Jan. 15, 2019

"Sometimes puzzling, even inexplicable, but rich. Just the thing for fans of Cortázar—and Borges, too."
Avant-garde Spanish writer Fernández Mallo delivers a curious blockbuster, comprising three novels published separately in Spain from 2006 to 2009: Nocilla Dream, Nocilla Experience, and Nocilla Lab. Read full book review >
THE ARID SKY by Emiliano Monge
Released: Aug. 14, 2018

"While the explicit violence is hard to stomach, Monge's novel is a brutal gem of a book concerned with the burdens of the past."
A blood-soaked yet lyrical story of regrets, memories, and the faint possibility of redemption, set in a parched Mexican mesa. Read full book review >
GOD IS ROUND by Juan Villoro
Released: April 19, 2016

"For millions around the world, soccer is not just a game, but rather life itself and, as Villoro ably reveals, very much worth pursuing to the final whistle."
A lyrical exploration of the global game of soccer. Read full book review >
Antón Mallick Wants to Be Happy by Nicolás Casariego
Released: April 1, 2014

"Antón may not always be a sympathetic character, but his quest could resonate with readers struggling to find meaning in their lives."
In Casariego's witty, thought-provoking novel (translated from Spanish by Bunstead), a man plagued by anxiety attacks resolves to live a full, happy life. Read full book review >