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Plimsoll Line (Translation) (Paperback) (Juan Gracia Armendu00e1riz)

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Gabriel Ariz is an art professor relentlessly pursued by misfortunehis only daughter dies in a traffic accident, his wife decides to divorce him, and on top of it all, he is diagnosed with a severe kidney disease that will put him into unending hemodialysis sessions and force him to quit his job at the university.

Solitude, illness, failure, and the will to carry on despite it all are themes central to Gabriel's account of his experiencea quest for survival and a coming to terms with oneself.

Winner of the 2008 Premio Tiflos de Novela on its original publication in Spain.

Juan Gracia Armendáriz is a Spanish fiction writer and contributor to many Spanish newspapers.

Gabriel Ariz is an Art professor relentlessly pursued by misfortune: his only daughter dies in a traffic accident, his wife decides to divorce him and, on top of it all, he has to quit his job at University when he is diagnosed severe kidney disease.
Solitude, illness, the passing of time and, yet, the search for happiness, will reflect on
Edition: Translation
Number of Pages: 199
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Literary
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Author: Juan Gracia Armendu00e1riz
Language: English
Street Date: January 5, 2016
TCIN: 44371024
UPC: 9788494283093
Item Number (DPCI): 247-51-6039

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