Include Me Out (Paperback)

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Include Me Out (Paperback)


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A striking, clever novel.--Publishers Weekly

Mara is a simultaneous interpreter who moves to a provincial town in Argentina in order to speak as little as possible for a year. Steeled with the ten rules of silence set out in her manual of rhetoric, she takes a job as a guard in the local museum. The advantages of her work are threatened when she's asked to assist in the re-embalming of the museum's pride and joy: two horses--of great national and historical significance--are disintegrating and must be saved. But her goal and her slippery grasp on sanity lead her to more anarchistic means to bolster her purpose. Bold, subversive, and threaded through with acerbic wit, Include Me Out is an homage to silence and the impossibility of achieving it.

Product Details ISBN: 9781945492303
ISBN-10: 1945492309
Publisher: Transit Books
Publication Date: February 4th, 2020
Pages: 180
Language: English