A professional boxer and a family man meet by chance on a journey to the Pamplona Bull Run.
The boxer is fleeing an unhappy love. The father hopes to escape his dull routine. Both know that, eventually, they will have to return to the place each calls 'home'. ------- Why Peirene chose to publish this book: 'I adore the deceptive simplicity of this story.
On the surface, the fast moving plot, the short sentences, the ordinary words make the text as straightforward as punches in a boxing match.
But just as physical conflict stirs deep emotions, so too does this book as it focuses on a single question: how do you choose between flight and fight?' Meike Ziervogel, Publisher
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 180 pages
- Publisher: Peirene Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 06/06/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780956284044
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