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Author Bazterrica, Agustina Mar⩡, 1974- author
Title Cad⡶er exquisito. English
Tender is the flesh / Agustina Bazterrica ; translated by Sarah Moses
Imprint London : Pushkin Press, 2020
book jacket
1 copy ordered for Euro-Am Studies Lib on 09-30-2021.
Descript 221 pages ; 22 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Translated from the Spanish
Translation of: Cad⡶er exquisito
Originally published: Argentina : Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial, S.A., 2018
"It all happened so quickly. First, animals became infected with the virus and their meat became poisonous. Then, governments initiated the Transition. Now, 'special meat' - human meat - is legal. Marcos is in the business of slaughtering humans only no one calls them that. He works with numbers, consignments, processing. One day, he's given a gift to seal a deal: a specimen of the finest quality. He leaves her in his barn, tied up, a problem to be disposed of later. But the specimen haunts Marcos. Her trembling body, her eyes that watch him, that seem to understand. And soon, he becomes tortured by what has been lost - and what might still be saved.."--Publisher
Subject Cannibalism -- Fiction
Executions and executioners -- Psychological aspects -- Fiction
Cannibalism. fast (OCoLC)fst00845849
Dystopias
Dystopias. fast (OCoLC)fst01726591
Dystopian fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01921637
Fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01423787
Science fiction. fast (OCoLC)fst01726489
Dystopian fiction. lcgft
Science fiction. lcgft
Spanish fiction. local
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