Is This the Best Blurb of All Time?

Signs Preceing the End of the World

In case the praise from Francisco Goldman on the front cover isn’t enough (“Yuri Herrera is Mexico’s greatest novelist.”) this book has what is possibly the best blurb of all time, and it comes from the brilliant Valeria Luiselli:

“Yuri Herrera must be a thousand years old. He must have travelled to hell, and heaven, and back again. He must have once been a girl, an animal, a rock, a boy, and a woman. Nothing else explains the vastness of his understanding.” — Valeria Luiselli, author of Faces in the Crowd

Who cares what the book is about? We have to read it now.

– Brian Hurley

1 Comment

Filed under Hooray Fiction!

One Response to Is This the Best Blurb of All Time?

  1. Pingback: The 10 Best Books of 2015 |

Leave a Reply