“The Sound of Things Falling” Review.

My review of Juan Gabriel Vásquez’s excellent novel The Sound of Things Falling went live online, and appeared in last Sunday’s paper. Here’s a tidbit: Like Proust’s madeleine, a news story about the hippo reminds Antonio Yammara of friend Ricardo Laverde. Laverde’s story, Antonio says, is one “in which my name did not appear [but] […]