The Time in Between

By María Dueñas. Tr. by Daniel Hahn. Publisher: Atria


Flawlessly researched and breathlessly paced, this debut novel captures the beauty and decadence of pre-WWII Europe without minimizing the very real suffering of Spaniards following Franco’s rise to power.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books
The Adult Books editors have selected the following titles as representative of the year’s outstanding books for public-library collections. Our scope has been intentionally broad, and we have attempted to find books that combine literary, intellectual, and aesthetic excellence with popular appeal.
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