Queen Mobs reviews Papi

“Indiana’s debut novel is the first to receive English translation, at the hands of the industrious, incomparable Achy Obejas.

Papi embraces the familiar trope of a child who is simultaneously enamored by and deathly afraid of her father. The novel follows the unnamed narrator’s adventures –both real and imagined– as she grows up and the veneer of Papi’s outsize character fades. But it’s a typical story told in totally atypical way.”

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