Set in Barcelona, 60-year-old Adrià Ardevol, who’s been given a diagnosis of early Alzheimer’s, re-examines his life before his memory is systematically deleted. He recalls a loveless childhood where the family antique business and his father’s study becomes the center of his world. His mother, a cold, distant, and pragmatic woman leaves him to his solitary games. An accident ends the life of his enigmatic father, filling Adria’s world with guilt, secrets, and deeply troubling mysteries.
Confessions is a novel by Jaume Cabré published in 2014.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- An ambitious, powerful and deeply-moving journey.
- A consummate masterpiece of trip, with an ending that will change the way you think forever.