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Patricio Pron
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Patricio Pron, born in 1975, is the author of three story collections and four previous novels, and he also works as a translator and critic. His fiction has appeared in Granta, Zoetrope: All-Story and The Paris Review, and has received numerous prizes, including the Juan Rulfo Short Story Prize and the Jaén Novel Prize. He lives in Madrid.

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El espíritu de mis padres sigue subiendo en la lluvia

Written by Patricio Pron


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Vintage Espanol
On Sale: December 5, 2012
Price: $7.99

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El espíritu de mis padres sigue subiendo en la lluvia

Written by Patricio Pron


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
Publisher: Vintage Espanol
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.00

Un joven escritor argentino regresa a su país de ori­gen para despedirse de su padre enfermo y se adentra involuntariamente en la historia de su familia a la vez que en la suya propia. Al hacerlo, procura compren­der quién fue su padre y en qué creyó durante los años que precedieron... Read more >
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My Fathers' Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain

Written by Patricio Pron
Translated by Mara Faye Lethem


Format: eBook, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $11.99

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My Fathers' Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain
A Novel
Written by Patricio Pron
Translated by Mara Faye Lethem


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $15.95

The American debut of one of Granta’s Best Young Spanish-Language Novelists, My Fathers’ Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain is a daring and deeply affecting story of one Argentine family’s buried secrets. When a young writer returns home to visit his dying father, he finds himself drawn into an obsessive search... Read more >
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My Fathers' Ghost Is Climbing in the Rain

Written by Patricio Pron
Translated by Mara Faye Lethem


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $24.00

The anticipated American debut of one of Granta’s Best Young Spanish-Language Novelists: a daring, deeply affecting novel about the secrets buried in the past of an Argentine family.

A young writer, living abroad, makes the journey home to South America to say good-bye to his dying father. In his parents’ house, he... Read more >
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