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Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter

Mario Vargas Llosa Helen Lane June 24, 2020

Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter Mario Vargas Llosa Helen Lane Mario Vargas Llosa s brilliant, multilayered novel is set in the Lima, Peru, of the author s youth, where a young student named Marito is toiling away in the news department of a local radio station His young life is disrupted by two arrivals.The first is his aunt Julia, recently divorced and thirteen years older, with whom he begins a secret affair The second is a manicMario Vargas Llosa s brilliant, multilayered novel is set in the Lima, Peru, of the author s youth, where a young student named Marito is toiling away in the news department of a local radio station His young life is disrupted by two arrivals.The first is his aunt Julia, recently divorced and thirteen years older, with whom he begins a secret affair The second is a manic radio scriptwriter named Pedro Camacho, whose racy, vituperative soap operas are holding the city s listeners in thrall Pedro chooses young Marito to be his confidant as he slowly goes insane.Interweaving the story of Marito s life with the ever fevered tales of Pedro Camacho, Vargas Llosa s novel is hilarious, mischievous, and masterful, a classic named one of the best books of the year by the New York Times Book Review.

Aunt Julia and the Scriptwriter Mario Vargas Llosa Helen Lane

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