Monasterio
Eduardo Halfon

NOVEL | 2014 | 120 pages

Continuing on the search he embarked upon in El boxeador polaco and La pirueta a narrator that may or may not be Eduardo Halfon (reluctantly) travels this time to Tel Aviv for his sister’s marriage to an Orthodox Jew from Brooklyn. In a city that is hostile from the moment he sets foot in it, Eduardo runs into an Israeli girl he once met in Guatemala, and as the two reconnect in unexpected circumstances, Eduardo struggles to understand his Jewish roots continuing on his pursuit to define his own identity.

RIGHTS: spanish LIBROS DEL ASTEROIDE | french LA TABLE RONDE | german HANSER | english (usa) BELLEVUE LITERARY PRESS | japanese HAKUSUISHA | dutch WERELDBIBLIOTHEEK | croatian  FRAKTURA

BY EDUARDO HALFON:

Duelo
NOVEL, 2017
Signor Hoffman
STORIES, 2015
Monasterio
NOVEL, 2014
Los tragadores de cosas bonitas
PICTURE BOOK, 2013
Mañana nunca lo hablamos
STORIES, 2011
La pirueta
NOVEL, 2010
El boxeador polaco
SHORT STORIES, 2008
Siete minutos de desasosiego
STORIES, 2007
El angel literario
NOVEL, 2005
Esto no es una pipa, Saturno
NOVEL, 2004
De cabo roto
STORIES, 2004