Candela

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Alfaguara, 2007 - Fiction - 148 pages
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The body: Renato Castratte lies over wet pavement after falling from the balcony of an apartment building. The mission: Lieutenant Imanol Petafunte must uncover the motives behind the violent death. The witness: Prestigious lawyer Sera Peñablanca, Renato's secret lover and future wife of wealthy Luciano L. Maravilla. The determining factor: A persistent rain that forebodes the arrival of a new hurricane in Santo Domingo.

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Against his superiors' orders, Lt. Imanol Petafunte decides to investigate the mysterious death of Renato Castratto, a lowlife who was having an affair with the wife of a member of Santo Domingo's ... Read full review

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This short novel takes the form of a police procedural unfolding in Santo Domingo as a hurricane approaches. The author is a keen observer of people with an excellent sense of humor that is ... Read full review

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