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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 -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9587041453
  • Physical Description: 342 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Bogotá, Colombia : Alfaguara, 2004.

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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.
Subject: Mentally ill women > Fiction.
Husband and wife > Fiction.
Enfermos mentales > Novela.
Mujeres > Novela.
Cónyuges > Novela.

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