Luna latina en Manhattan

Luna latina en Manhattan

Book - 2003 | Spanish
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Random House, Inc.
«Una novela desquiciada, loca, llena de personajes raros y eventos bizarros, picaresca y divertida en extremo».
Los Angeles Times
«Un cuento picaresco sobre las aventuras de un inmigrante colombiano homosexual entre prostitutas, millonarios, narcotraficantes y viejos pseudoliterarios».
The New York Times

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Exuberant and colorful, this novel paints a vivid portrait of New York City as the land of El Dorado for today's Latino immigrants. From Little Colombia in Queens to the street life of Times Square, this brilliant novel is crowded with an extraordinary cast of characters. This rich and charming work explores a profusion of plots and sub-plots of drug smuggling, and romance.
"A picaresque tale about a gay Columbian immigrant's adventures among hookers, self-made millionaires, narcotics traffickers, and elderly book mavens."—The New York Times

Baker & Taylor
Santiago Martâinez, a would-be poet, plans on spending the summer watching his cat die slowly, but instead becomes involved with a family with a fortune from cocaine smuggling as they try to marry him off to their daughter.

Perseus Publishing
Exuberant and colorful, this novel paints a vivid portrait of New York City as the land of El Dorado for today's Latino immigrants. From Little Colombia in Queens to the street life of Times Square, this brilliant novel is crowded with an extraordinary cast of characters. This rich and charming work explores a profusion of plots and sub-plots of drug smuggling, and romance. "A picaresque tale about a gay Columbian immigrant's adventures among hookers, self-made millionaires, narcotics traffickers, and elderly book mavens."The New York Times


Publisher: Bogotá, Colombia : Alfaguara, c2003
ISBN: 9789587040616
9587040619
Characteristics: 244 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Suescún, Nicolás

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