Authors: Carolina de Robertis
Tags: #Fiction, #Sagas
CAROLINA DE ROBERTIS
grew up in an Uruguayan family that emigrated to England, Switzerland, and California. Her fiction, nonfiction, and literary translations have appeared in
ColorLines, The Virginia Quarterly Review
, among other publications. Her translation of the contemporary Chilean novella
, by Alejandro Zambra, was published in 2008. She lives in Oakland, California, where she is at work on her second novel.
THIS IS A BORZOI BOOK
PUBLISHED BY ALFRED A. KNOPF
Copyright © 2009 by Carolina De Robertis
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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following for permission to reprint previously published material: Alfred Publishing Co., Inc. and SADAIC Latin Copyrights, Inc.: Excerpt from “El Dia Que Me Quieras,” words by Alfredo Le Pera, music by Carlos Gardel, copyright © 1961 (renewed) by Korn Intersong Ed. MUS (SADAIC). All rights on behalf of Korn Intersong Ed. MUS administered by Rightsong Music, Inc. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission of Alfred Publishing Co., Inc. and SADAIC Latin Copyrights, Inc. Pemora Music Publishing Co., Inc.: Excerpt from “Caminito,” words by Gabino Coria Peñaloza, music by Juan de Dios Filiberto. Reprinted by permission of Steven Morand, on behalf of Pemora Music Publishing Co., Inc. • Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC: Excerpt from “I’ll Follow the Sun” by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, copyright © 1964 by Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC. All rights administered by Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, 8 Music Square West, Nashville, Tennessee 37203. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission of Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Robertis, Carolina De.
The invisible mountain / by Carolina De Robertis. — 1st ed.
1. Mothers and daughters—Fiction. 2. Uruguay—Fiction. I. Title.
PS3618.O31535168 2009 813′.6—
This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents either are the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, events, or locales is entirely coincidental