This posthumous translation of Rosales, a Cuban-American writer who committed suicide in 1993, delivers a raw, powerful story set in a Miami home for the mentally ill…. It’s a frightening, nihilistic cousin of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Publisher’s Weekly (starred review)

The Halfway House, a novel by the great Guillermo Rosales, is a heart-breaking classic of modern Cuban literature.

The Halfway House

Fiction by Guillermo Rosales

Translated from the Spanish by Anna Kushner

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Paperback (published May 1, 2009)

ISBN
9780811218023
Price US
14.95
Price CN
19
Trim Size
5x7
Page Count
144

Ebook (published May 1, 2009)

ISBN
9780811223263
Page Count
144

Guillermo Rosales

20th century Cuban novelist

This posthumous translation of Rosales, a Cuban-American writer who committed suicide in 1993, delivers a raw, powerful story set in a Miami home for the mentally ill…. It’s a frightening, nihilistic cousin of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Publisher’s Weekly (starred review)