Albert Sánchez Piñol


Born
in Barcelona, Spain
July 11, 1965

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Albert Sánchez Piñol was born in Barcelona in 1965 and is an anthropologist and writer. His writing has appeared in several journals, and Cold Skin is his first novel. Already translated into fifteen languages, it won the Ojo Critico Narrativa prize on its original publication in Catalan in 2003.

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Cold Skin

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3.68 avg rating — 5,042 ratings — published 2002 — 64 editions
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Victus

4.06 avg rating — 1,843 ratings — published 2012 — 37 editions
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Pandora in the Congo

3.83 avg rating — 1,408 ratings — published 2005 — 39 editions
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Vae Victus

3.68 avg rating — 314 ratings — published 2015 — 11 editions
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Tretze tristos tràngols

3.63 avg rating — 162 ratings — published 2008 — 5 editions
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Fungus

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Pallassos i monstres

3.64 avg rating — 69 ratings — published 2000 — 6 editions
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El bosc

3.65 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2012
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Les edats d'or

3.67 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2001 — 4 editions
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Homenatge als caiguts

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“Yes, I felt very small. The typewriter seemed larger than a piano, I was less than a molecule. What could I do? I drank more.
-pg 237”
Albert Sánchez Piñol, Pandora in the Congo

“ºNunca estamos infinitamente lejos de aquellos a quienes odiamos. Por la misma razón, pues, podríamos creer que nunca estaremos absolutamente cerca de aquellos a quienes amamosº”
Albert Sánchez Piñol, Cold Skin

“¨El paisaje que un hombre ve, ojos fuera, acostumbra a ser el reflejo de lo que esconde, ojos adentro.¨”
Albert Sánchez Piñol, Cold Skin

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