THE HOUR OF THE STAR • Clarice Lispector
New Directions / 2020
Hardcover / 93 pages

The devastating final work by Brazil’s greatest modern writer, The Hour of the Star tells the haunting tale of Macabéa—a typist who lives in the slums of Rio—underfed, sickly, and unloved, yet inwardly free.

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