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Dreams for Hire

Gabriel García Márquez

Translated by Nick Caistor

‘At nine o'clock in the morning, while we were having breakfast on the terrace of the Hotel Riviera in Havana, a terrifying wave appeared out of nowhere–the day was sunny and calm–and came crashing upon us.‘

Gabriel García Márquez

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Translated by Nick Caistor

Nick Caistor has translated more than forty books from the Portuguese and Spanish from authors such as José Saramago, Roberto Arlt, Andrés Neuman, Juan Marsé and César Aira. He is the editor and translator of The Faber Book of Contemporary Latin American Short Stories.

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