Chris Andrews



Chris Andrews (born 1962) is an Australian translator and writer. He is the first and most prolific translator into English of the work of award-winning writer Roberto Bolaño, whom the New York Times called "the most significant Latin American literary voice of his generation."

Bolaño's short story "Police Rat," collected in The Insufferable Gaucho, was dedicated to Andrews and Robert Amutio, who has translated Bolaño's work into French.

Andrews has also published original poetry, with one collection winning the 2011 Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize.
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Roberto Bolaño's Fiction: A...

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Lime Green Chair

4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2013
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By Night in Chile

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Distant Star

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3.91 avg rating — 7,704 ratings — published 1996 — 66 editions
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Last Evenings on Earth

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4.10 avg rating — 3,834 ratings — published 2006 — 12 editions
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Amulet

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3.79 avg rating — 6,193 ratings — published 1999 — 56 editions
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An Episode in the Life of a...

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3.91 avg rating — 2,659 ratings — published 2000 — 36 editions
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The Skating Rink

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3.68 avg rating — 3,635 ratings — published 1993 — 40 editions
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The Insufferable Gaucho

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3.83 avg rating — 2,417 ratings — published 2003 — 26 editions
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How I Became a Nun

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3.71 avg rating — 2,234 ratings — published 1993 — 35 editions
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