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ISBN-10: 1566894301

ISBN-13: 9781566894302

"Brief, brilliantly written, and kissed through a feeling of the a far lazier, Mexico urban model of Dostoevsky's Underground Man."—John Powers, Fresh Air

“Daniel Saldaña París understands the best way to speak about these different tragedies populating everyday life: a run of the mill, undesirable marriage; brain numbing paperwork; family members secrets and techniques. He builds on these bricks of tedium a tremendously relaxing and wonderfully well-written suburban farce.” —Yuri Herrera

Rodrigo likes his vacant lot, its resident poultry, and being left by myself. but if passivity unearths him by accident married to Cecilia, he trades Mexico urban for the sun-bleached desolation of his homeland and family existence with Cecilia for the debauched corporation of a poet, a thinker, and Micaela, whose attract contains the promise of time trip. Earthy, playful, and sly, Among unusual sufferers is a psychedelic ode to the pleasures of no longer measuring up.

Daniel Saldaña París (born Mexico urban, 1984) is an essayist, poet, and novelist whose paintings has been translated into English, French, and Swedish and anthologized, such a lot lately in Mexico20: New Voices, outdated Traditions, released within the uk through Pushkin Press. Among unusual sufferers is his first novel to seem within the usa. He lives in Montreal, Quebec.

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