“One of the most adventurous and rewarding collections since the publication of Cortázar’s own Blow-up.” —Los Angeles Times
"A smart, thoughtful, and often poignant meditation."—Boston Globe
A young writer hits the dusty Texas highway for the California coast in this “brilliant . . . funny and dangerously tender” (Time) tale of art and sacrifice.
“Slam-bang... superb... masterful... gripping... marvelous.”—Washington Post