A New York Times Book Review “Editor’s Choice”
(New York Times
“Compelling”—Tess Lewis, Arts Fuse
(Tess Lewis Arts Fuse
“Great imaginative energy . . . an elaborate, intricate, delicate narrative structure, balanced just so . . . The Lair shows us life as a richly incomplete and unresolved experience.”—Reginald Gibbons, TriQuarterly
(Reginald Gibbons TriQuaterly
Longlisted by Three Percent for their 2013 Best Translated Book in Fiction.
(Translation Book Award Three Percent
About the Author
Norman Manea is Francis Flournoy Professor of European Culture and writer-in-residence at Bard College. Oana Sânziana Marian is a poet, translator, photographer, and filmmaker.