The Proof Paperback
by Cesar Aira
Marcia is sixteen, overweight and unhappy. One day, as she's walking down a Buenos Aires street, she hears a shout: 'Wannafuck?' Startled, she turns round and is confronted by two punk girls Lenin and Mao.
Soon, she's beguiled by them and the possibilities they open up.
But the two have little time for a philosophical discussion of love: they need proof, and with their own savage logic the duo, calling themselves the Commando of Love, hold up a supermarket as the novel climaxes in an unforgettable splatter-fest finale.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 108 pages
- Publisher: And Other Stories
- Publication Date: 06/04/2017
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781908276964
- Paperback from £10.79