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Last updated: 23 september, 2010 - 11:01 GMT

Marcelo Figueras

marcelo figueras

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Argentinian author Marcelo Figueras talks about his new novel.

Kamchatka is a child's-eye view of the vicious military dictatorship in 1970s Argentina.

Marcelo tells Harriett Gilbert about growing up under the junta and his 10-year-old hero who is immersed in a world of comic books but menaced by very real villians.

First broadcast September 16th 2010.

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