Justin Torres “We the Animals”

September 20th, 2011

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It seems like everybody’s raving about a debut novel by a young writer who grew up in upstate New York with his brothers. “We The Animals” by Justin Torres is about three young brothers, growing up in upstate New York.

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The boys in this book are the offspring of a Puerto Rican father and a white motherBut Torres says his is not an autobiographical story, it’s more – and less. It’s a slender book, told in vignettes that produce a mosaic of a story about love and passion, anger and pride.

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