By Guadalupe Nettel,Rosalind Harvey
"Don't take your eyes of this author ... [After the Winter is] a ebook that creates a irritating and terrifying influence at the reader, the same as a stroll on a wet day in a graveyard" --Carlos Zanón, El País
No usual love tale, After the Winter is as subtly unusual and relocating as something Nettel has written.
A shy younger Mexican lady strikes to Paris to review literature. Cecilia has few buddies, and a morbid fascination with looking at the funerals occurring within the cemetery outdoors her condo. She moves up a detailed platonic dating along with her neighbor, a sickly younger guy who stocks her curiosity in loss of life. After coming to completely depend upon him for corporation and regimen, Cecilia is devastated by means of his choice to visit Sicily for his health and wellbeing, and is left by myself in an unfriendly urban once again. Claudio, in the meantime, lives in ny with the submissive, quiet, very prosperous Ruth. She makes few calls for of him, whereas acquiescing to all his wishes and indulging his obsessive, misogynistic nature. He meets Cecilia by accident whereas vacationing a chum in Paris and those very varied lives collide with transformative effects.
In her novels and tales, Guadalupe Nettel verified herself an astute observer of human nature--our eccentricities, phobias, neuroses, and deviances. Now, in her new novel, After the iciness, she turns a wise eye to human relationships and examines the opportunity of love among incorrect and bothered individuals.
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After the Winter: A Novel by Guadalupe Nettel,Rosalind Harvey