JENNIFER CLEMENT has studied literature in New York and Paris. She was awarded the NEA Fellowship for Literature for her novel Prayers for the Stolen, which was the first book she published in the United States. Former President of PEN Mexico, Clement currently lives in Mexico City.
Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
Publisher: Hogarth On Sale: February 11, 2014 Price: $23.00
In this acclaimed, debut novel by Jennifer Clement, Prayers for the Stolen explores the fate of women caught up in Mexico’s drug wars. Clement was awarded the NEA Fellowship for Literature for the book in 2012.
Born in a rural Mexico region where girls are disguised as boys to avoid the attentions...
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