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In present day Barcelona, the young computer technician Beltrán, who once dreamt of changing the world, has ended up selling his soul to the establishment, working for a big multinational com¬pa-ny. He can’t believe in anything anymore, and even less since one year ago his beloved wife got killed in an absurd traffic accident.
An urban novel of criss-crossing lives that come together, written with a brilliant blend of registers ranging from the poetic to the humorous.
A tale of love, lovelessness, the bliss of complicity and desire, and the impossibility of perpetuating what is probably no more than a creation of our own.
Towards the end of the XV century, Fernando de Rojas, a law student at the University of Salamanca, will investigate the murder of a theology professor. Thus begins a complex web in which the situation of the Jews and converts intertwine.
Creosbe’s World is actually an underwater world, riddled with naiads, sirens and elves, a place you can reach at full moon nights.
This fantastic universe is inevitably linked to ours through a magic door, hidden under Lake Enol, in Asturias.
Xía Tenzin, a giant who lives at the top of Tibet, wants to find his father, who left the village when Xía was still a child and never came back. Xía is determined to repeat the trip his father wanted to take, travelling thousands of kilometres, from his village to the sea, always following the Yellow River.
Iris is thirty-six and she is shattered by the death of her parents in an accident. A grey and cold afternoon, when the world seems to have no sense, she begins to walk the streets trying not to return home. Just when she is thinking of doing something mad, she discovers a café she hadn’t seen before.
With a great sense of humour, the texts that constitute this book deal with very different scientific topics: statistical lies, the determinist chaos, the globalisation of communications, the dangers of computing, or mathematical questions around prime numbers.
October 1977. In an old hardwood house situated on a secluded beach near Havana, the women of the Godínez family cover doors and windows and prepare for the arrival of a devastating hurricane that has been announced. In the old bungalow, enjoyed as unexpected inheritance from Dr. Samuel O.