The novel was a finalist for the Book of the Year Award in Spain.Padura wants to make the point that in Cuba, writing is an activity fraught with fear, or because it is the involuntary reflex of someone who has awaited the day of his own political trial. Now and Forever - Mein gro?ter Wunsch bist du
Having inadvertently crossed the regime in his youth, he has lost The assassin and his prey... Furstenroman
Trotsky fears for his loved ones, his notes, his politics and sometimes for his life.The word also can also imply the failure of a book to live up to its own expectations, but here that is not the case.
But the book goes deeper into the lives of the hunted and the hunter, and the thread that connects the two of them - Stalin, who antagonizes the former and indoctrinates the latter.