The Last War: A Novel by Ana MenendezThe Last War: A Novel by Ana Menendez

The Last War: A Novel

byAna Menendez

Paperback | June 29, 2010

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"Exquisitely crafted. . . strikingly real and heartfelt." —Denver Post

“[A] potent literary novel . . . A deft portrait of an estranged couple whose pain is veiled by the fog of war.” —People

A breathtaking novel of love, war, and betrayal from the critically acclaimed author of Loving Che and the New York Times Notable Book, In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd. From the battlefields of Afghanistan and Iraq to the strange, shimmering streets of Istanbul, The Last War is a “seductive meditation” (O, The Oprah Magazine) on cruelty and violence, love and identity from Pushcart Prize-winning author Ana Menéndez.

Ana Menéndez is a 2008 Fulbright scholar and the Pushcart Prize-winning author of two works of fiction,In Cuba I Was a German Shepherd, which was aNew York TimesNotable Book, andLoving Che. She has worked as a columnist for theMiami Heraldand has also contributed toThe New Republic, theNew York Times, andGourmet, as well as several ant...
Title:The Last War: A NovelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.58 inPublished:June 29, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0061724777

ISBN - 13:9780061724770

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“[The Last War] speaks to Ana Menéndez’s maturity--as a woman and a writer. . . . A character study of those who have found their purpose in bearing witness to bloodshed.”