Héctor Tobar

Héctor Tobar
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Héctor Tobar, now a weekly columnist for the Los Angeles Times, is a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and a novelist. He is the author of The Barbarian Nurseries, Translation Nation and The Tattooed Soldier. The son of Guatemalan immigrants, he is a native of the city of Los Angeles, where he lives with his wife and three children.


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The Tattooed Soldier

Héctor Tobar
Picador

Antonio Bernal is a Guatemalan refugee in Los Angeles haunted by memories of his wife and child, who were murdered at the hands of a man marked with yellow...


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Deep Down Dark

Héctor Tobar
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The exclusive, official story of the survival, faith, and family of Chile’s thirty-three trapped miners When the San José mine collapsed outside of Copiapó,...


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The Barbarian Nurseries

Héctor Tobar
Picador

Winner of the California Book Award for Fiction A Los Angeles Times Bestseller Best Book of the Year Lists The New York Times Book Review • Los Angeles...


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