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Adriana Lisboa

Translated by Lucy Greaves

‘They hadn’t tried them yet but the girls both knew, from the adverts, that Hollywood cigarettes were awesome.’

Adriana Lisboa

Brazilian author Adriana Lisboa was born in Rio de Janeiro. She has published ten books, among which five novels, a collection of short stories and prose poetry, and books for children. Her work has been translated in several countries, including France, the United States, Mexico, Italy, Sweden, and Switzerland.

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Translated by Lucy Greaves

Lucy Greaves has lived and worked in Colombia, Peru, Chile and Switzerland, and holds an MA in Literary Translation from the University of East Anglia. She works as a freelance translator from Spanish, Portuguese and French, and she is based in Bristol, UK.

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