The Planets

My review of The Planets by Sergio Chejfec is up with the latest issue of Words Without Borders:

“A sense of loyalty to his memory leads me to write,” the narrator of Sergio Chejfec’s novel The Planets confesses, thinking back on the life of his dearest friend.  Of the duo, M was the story-teller, the writer-to-be, the absent-minded-professor (“always distracted to the point of appearing indifferent”) with a parable in every pocket, viewing the world askance.  M was larger-than-life—until he was gone.

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