Distant Star by Roberto Bolaño
The star in this hair-raising novel is Alberto Ruiz-Tagle, an Air Force pilot who exploits the 1973 coup in Chile to launch his own version of the New Chilean Poetry, a multimedia enterprise that symbolizes the darkness of Pinochet's regime.
The 1455th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 90th on In Which These Are the 100 Greatest Novels (ThisRecording.com)