The Private Lives of Trees (Paperback)
Each night, Julian has been improvising a story about trees for his stepdaughter, but tonight something is different. As Julian becomes increasingly concerned that his wife won't return, he imagines what Daniela--at twenty, at thirty years old, without a mother--will think of his novel.
About the Author
Alejandro Zambra is hailed as the greatest writer of Chile's younger generation. He is a poet and critic, and currently teaches literature at the Diego Partolas University in Santiago. Bonzai is his first novel. It was awarded Chile's Literary Critics' Award for Best Novel.