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Benjamin Moser's new book -- Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector -- is now available in the United States (Oxford University Press) (from an independent) (from Amazon) (from Barnes and Noble) (from Borders) and in the United Kingdom (Haus Publishing)
Why This World reviewed in the New York Times Book Review
Why This World chosen as one of Amazon.com's Best Books of the Month for August
Why This World selected as a New York Times Notable Book of 2009
Why This World chosen as a Los Angeles Times Favorite Nonfiction title of 2009
Why This World chosen as "Best of 2009" by Barnes and Noble
Why This World elected a Booklist Editors' Choice, 2009
Why This World chosen as a finalist for the National Book Critics' Circle Awards
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A biography worthy of its great subject ... One of the twentieth century's most mysterious writers is finally revealed in all her vibrant colors.
-- Orhan Pamuk
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Uma das escritoras mais misteriosas do século xx finalmente é revelada em suas cores mais vibrantes.
-- Orhan Pamuk
New Directions announces the new retranslation project of Clarice Lispector, beginning with Benjamin Moser's translation of The Hour of the Star
In 2012, four more titles, under Benjamin Moser's editorship, to be simultaneously published by Penguin Modern Classics in the United Kingdom: Near to the Wild Heart, The Passion According to GH, Água Viva, and A Breath of Life (Pulsations).