All That Followed A Novel

By: Urza, Gabriel

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Book Condition: Fine


256pp. 8vo. Tan paper over boards gilt on spine, book is signed by the author on the title page. Book is unread, unmarked, has a complete number line from 1-10, is a stated first edition, is unclipped, and jacket is Brodart protected. Author's debut novel. Gift quality book.


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"A bold, stunning book...The reader is drawn in not because we want to find out what happened, but why it happened..."--NPR

A psychologically twisting novel about a politically-charged act of violence that echoes through a small Spanish town; a debut novel that the New York Times Book Review calls "a triumph."


It's 2004 in Muriga, a quiet town in Spain's northern Basque Country, a place with more secrets than inhabitants. Five years have passed since the kidnapping and murder of a young local politician-a family man and father-and the town's rhythms have almost returned to normal. But in the aftermath of the Atocha train bombings in Madrid, an act of terrorism that rocked a nation and a world, the townspeople want a reckoning of Muriga's own troubled past: Everyone knows who pulled the trigger five years ago, but is the young man now behind bars the only one to blame? All That Followed peels away the layers of a crime complicated by history, love, and betrayal. The accounts of three townspeople in particular-the councilman's beautiful young widow, the teenage radical now in jail for the crime, and an aging American teacher hiding a traumatic past of his own-hold the key to what really happened. And for these three, it's finally time to confront what they can find of the truth.

Inspired by a true story, All That Followed is a powerful, multifaceted novel about a nefarious kind of violence that can take hold when we least expect. Urgent, elegant, and gorgeously atmospheric, Urza's debut is a book for the world we live in now, and it marks the arrival of a brilliant new writer to watch.

Title: All That Followed A Novel

Author Name: Urza, Gabriel

Categories: Fiction,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 2015

ISBN Number: 1627792430

ISBN Number 13: 9781627792431

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: fine Jacket

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 0001899