Summary: "A first, prize-winning work of suspense from the internationally acclaimed author of Soldiers of Salamis. Melchor Marain is a young cop from the big city, Barcelona. But he is also an outsider. The son of a prostitute, Melchor went to prison as a teenager, convicted of working for a Colombian drug cartel. Behind bars, he read a book that changed his life: Les Misaerables. Then his mother was...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2022
Copies Available at Kalkaska1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 863.64 CERCAS
Vasquez, Juan Gabriel
Summary: No sooner does he get to know Ricardo Laverde than disaffected young Colombian lawyer Antonio Yammara realises that his new friend has a secret, or rather several secrets. Antonio's fascination with the life of ex-pilot Ricardo Laverde begins by casual acquaintance in a seedy Bogotß billiard hall and grows until the day Ricardo receives a cassette tape in an unmarked envelope. Asking Antonio to...
Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013
Copies Available at Kalkaska1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY VASQUEZ
Vásquez, Juan Gabriel
Summary: "A new collection of electric, searing stories from award-winning, bestselling author Juan Gabriel Vasquez. The characters in Songs for the Flames are men and women touched by violence -- sometimes directly, sometimes only in passing -- but whose lives are changed forever, consumed by fire, and by unexpected encounters and unyielding forces. A photographer becomes obsessed with the traumatic...
Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2021
Copies Available at Kalkaska1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 863 VASQUEZ
Summary: The film follows a group of misfit kids as they search for buried treasure in a subterranean cavern. Here they cross the path of lady criminal Mama Fratelli and her outlaw brood. Fortunately, the kids manage to befriend Fratelli's hideously deformed (but soft-hearted) son, who comes to their rescue.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2001