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Those Who Knew By Idra Novey Those Who Knew A taut and explosive novel about what a man thinks he can get away with and the woman who stands in his way On an unnamed island country ten years after the collapse of a regime Lena a low ranking
  • Title: Those Who Knew
  • Author: Idra Novey
  • ISBN: 9780525560432
  • Page: 140
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Those Who Knew By Idra Novey A taut and explosive novel about what a man thinks he can get away with, and the woman who stands in his way.On an unnamed island country, ten years after the collapse of a regime, Lena, a low ranking professor at a marginal college, suspects that the powerful senator she was involved with back in her student activist days may be guilty He s definitely guilty of intimidatA taut and explosive novel about what a man thinks he can get away with, and the woman who stands in his way.On an unnamed island country, ten years after the collapse of a regime, Lena, a low ranking professor at a marginal college, suspects that the powerful senator she was involved with back in her student activist days may be guilty He s definitely guilty of intimidating her, of touching her But when a young woman he now works with turns up dead, Lena wonders if her senator is guilty of murder And her suspicions intensify as clues fall into her lap.But what does it mean that Lena never spoke up about what happened to her What about her family s shameful history as well known supporters of the former regime What happened to this girl, and what should Lena do Just when readers will believe they ve worked out this mystery, Those Who Knew abruptly turns and what follows is a powerful, uncanny exploration of the cost of staying silent, and the mixed rewards of acting out, that takes readers from the island to New York City and back.
    Those Who Knew By Idra Novey

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      Idra Novey

    About "Idra Novey"

    1. Idra Novey

      Idra Novey is the author of the novel Ways to Dis ap pear, winner of the 2017 Sami Rohr Prize, the 2016 Brooklyn Library Literary Prize, and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for First Fiction Her fic tion and poetry have been trans lated into ten lan guages She s written for The New York Times, the LA Times, and NPR s All Things Con sid ered She s also translated four books from Spanish and Portuguese, most recently Clarice Lispector s novel The Pas sion Accord ing to G.H.

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