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Faint Signals From a Country’s Lost Heart

Lost City Radio by Daniel Alarcon

Reviewed by Marjorie Kehe
Christian Science Monitor

"At first glance, Lost City Radio by Daniel Alarcón has the look of a political fable. It tells the story of an anonymous Latin American nation, first ravaged by a pointless war and now governed by a faceless totalitarian regime. The book's tone is chillingly Orwellian. But politicians — either of the left or the right — are neither the real heroes or the villains in this haunting debut novel. Lost City Radio is indeed a wrenching commentary on the devastation war can inflict. But the mystery at the heart of this story is not political — it's a riddle of the human heart...." Read the entire Christian Science Monitor review.

One Response to "Faint Signals From a Country’s Lost Heart"

    John February 20th, 2007 at 2:22 pm

    Very nice site!

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