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MAGIC CITY

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A 40-year-old photograph triggers a spate of killings in southern Florida.Snake Morales is the son of a Cuban exile. The biggest night of his life came in 1964, when he was 12 and his idol Cassius Clay beat Sonny Liston right there in Miami. Later that night, masked men and a masked woman broke into his house, killing his father (organizer of a small anti-Castro militia), his mother and his devout ... Read full review

Review: Magic City

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Marge Fletcher

On February 25, 1964, Cassius Clay defeated Sonny Liston. In Miami, Florida, a 12yearold boy named Manuel Ricardo Morales, known as Snake, listens excitedly to the radio transmission of the fight. Originally from Cuba, Snake and his family came to Miami to elude the Fidel Castro regime. On this night, most of the members of the Morales family are killed, as Snake sees who he believes to be Castro ... Read full review

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