Delirio / Laura Restrepo.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Westfield Washington PL - Westfield||FL-FIC RESTREPO (Text)||78292000241321||Adult Foreign Language Book Collection||Available||-|
|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial||SPANISH FIC RESTREPO (Text)||33946002155179||World Languages . 2nd Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9587041453
- Physical Description: 342 pages ; 24 cm
- Publisher: Bogotá, Colombia : Alfaguara, 2004.
In this remarkably nuanced novel, both a gripping detective story and a passionate, devastating tale of eros and insanity in Colombia, internationally acclaimed author Laura Restrepo delves into the minds of four characters. There's Agustina, a beautiful woman from an upper-class family who is caught in the throes of madness; her husband Aguilar, a man passionately in love with his wife and determined to rescue her from insanity; Agustina's former lover Midas, a drug-trafficker and money-launderer; and Nicolás, Agustina's grandfather. Through the blend of these distinct voices, Restrepo creates a searing portrait of a society battered by war and corruption, as well as an intimate look at the daily lives of people struggling to stay sane in an unstable reality.--from the publisher.
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