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Book Title: The End of Alice|
The author of the book: A.M. Homes
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Edition: Granta Books
Date of issue: September 13th 2012
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Chappy amaba a los niños, los amaba tanto ?especialmente a Alice, una enigmática niña de doce años? y de maneras tan prohibidas que lleva veintitrés años en la cárcel. Vive allí en un infierno de cuerpos maduros y homosexualidad hasta que recibe las cartas de una joven universitaria que planea seducir a un niño de doce años, fascinada ella también por la terrible y excitante inocencia. ¿Y quién puede saber de esto más que Chappy? Poco a poco irá surgiendo la atroz verdad del prisionero, que se presenta como un doliente Humbert Humbert, y también la verdad de su joven corresponsal y cómplice, perdida en la desolación de la madurez, en la soledad de una tierra de nadie de la sexualidad y de la vida.
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Read information about the authorA.M. Homes (first name Amy) is the author of the novels, This Book Will Save Your Life, Music For Torching, The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers, and Jack, as well as the short-story collections, Things You Should Know and The Safety of Objects, the travel memoir, Los Angeles: People, Places and The Castle on the Hill, and the artist's book Appendix A: An Elaboration on the Novel the End of Alice.
In April of 2007 Viking published her long awaited memoir, The Mistress's Daughter, the story of the author being "found" by her biological family, and a literary exploration and investigation of identity, adoption and genealogical ties that bind.
Her work has been translated into eighteen languages and appears frequently in Art Forum, Harpers, Granta, McSweeney's, The New Yorker, The New York Times, and Zoetrope. She is a Contributing Editor to Vanity Fair, Bomb and Blind Spot.
She has been the recipient of numerous awards including Fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, NYFA, and The Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at The New York Public Library, along with the Benjamin Franklin Award, and the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis.
In addition she has been active on the Boards of Directors of Yaddo, The Fine Arts Work Center In Provincetown, The Writers Room, and PEN-where she chairs both the membership committee and the Writers Fund. Additionally she serves on the Presidents Council for Poets and Writers.
A.M. Homes was a writer/producer of the hit television show The L Word in 2004-2005 and wrote the adaptation of her first novel JACK, for Showtime. The film aired in 2004 and won an Emmy Award for Stockard Channing. Director Rose Troche's film adaptation of The Safety of Objects was released in 2003, and Troche is currently developing In A Country of Mothers as well. Music For Torching is in development with director Steven Shainberg with a script by Buck Henry, and This Book Will Save Your Life is in Development with Stone Village Pictures.
Born in Washington D.C., she now lives in New York City.
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