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Carlos Acosta was born in Havana in 1973 and trained at the National Ballet School of Cuba. He has been a principal at the English National Ballet, the Houston Ballet, the American Ballet Theater and the Royal Ballet, and has danced as a guest artist all over the world, winning numerous international awards. He is the author of the autobiography No Way Home. www.carlosacosta.com Frank Wynne has won three major prizes for his translations, including the 2002 IMPAC for Atomised by Michel Houellebecq and the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize. He is also the translator of Tomas Eloy Martinez's Purgatory and Marcelo Figueras's Kamchatka.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Carlos Acosta

Pig's Foot by Carlos Acosta
Pig's Foot
Carlos Acosta
Carlos Acosta is one of the greatest dancers of his generation, Pig’s Foot is his first novel, a powerful piece of magical realism which makes one wonder whether, with practice, Acosta can become a master of whatever he puts his...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/08/2014

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