The Beggar's OperaBook - 2013
The little Cuban boy was last seen begging the couple for a few pesos... now he's dead in the water. For Inspector Ricardo Ramirez, head of the Havana Major Crimes Unit, arresting suspect Mike Ellis isn't the problem-- the law is. He has only seventy-two hours to secure an indictment and prevent Ellis from flying back to Ottawa. And Ramirez has his own troubles-- he's dying of an incurable disease that makes him see the ghosts of victims of his unsolved cases. As he races against time, the dead haunt his every step....
Publisher: Toronto : Pintail : Penguin Group Canada, 2013
Characteristics: 346 pages ; 21 cm