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‘A triumphant debut.’
‘The sharpest, most incisive reprieve from novels dealing with the dictatorship by writers like Bolaño, Marín, Cerda y Varas.'
Las Ultimas Noticias
‘One of the best publications of 2015.’
‘A Chilean road trip reveals new ways to think about historical memory.’
‘Granta en Español, 5 years later’, Instrucciones de Uso
‘The Remainder redefines the political novel . . . The voices in The Remainder are some of the most powerful to have come out of Latin America in the last year.'
Edmundo Paz Soldán, author and professor of Latin American literature at Cornell University
‘The Remainder controls a remarkable range of registers (it is, by turns, lyrical, elegiac, sensual, funny, tragic) . . . The author of The Remainder, like her characters, is obsessed with words, those ‘cracks in language’ that house our particular ways of understanding things; thanks, among other things, to the meticulous, obsessive attention to detail of her language, this novel is sure to endure.’