El libro de las pasionesBook - 2002 | Spanish
The stories in this book are threaded together to compose a shattered social fresco. In Puerto Solar all passions flow uncontained. A revolt among the fans of « E1 Hechicero, a prodigious bullfighter, incites the jealousy among a group of friends. A journalist who quits his job at a corrupt newspaper falls into a trap and becomes involved in various murders. Aldo, a gambler with bad luck, wants to win Elena's money, but when she invites him to meet her disturbed family and the scary nanny, he will enter a world of death and madness. A pair of twins run away from their widowed father who attempts to kill them. In Puerto Solar, Judgment Day is imminent, under the guise of war and there is no pity, no mercy, only fury and irony.
Publisher: Barcelona : Tusquets, 2002
Characteristics: 291 p. ; 21 cm