Congo and Kenya. Murder. Revenge A wild and moving thriller. Tina has spent the last four years barely surviving on the streets as a member of a street gang of thieves. A fixed idea guides all his steps: to avenge the death of his mother at any price. What he does not expect is the cascade of events I have unleashed and how the love for that white, handsome and rich boy sneaks in without warning.
"Moisés Naím has spotted that most crucial of things, a subject of increasing importance that is very poorly understood. His book should provoke much new thinking and, it is to be hoped, new action. "Bill Emmott, Editor, the Economist Any newspaper anywhere in the world, any day, carries news about illegal migrants, drug busts, smuggled weapons, laundered money, or counterfeit goods. These newly
We know that, since its birth in 1897, without forgetting its later additions interpretation of dreams, transference, Eros and Thanatos and the self and the id, psychoanalysis was a discipline that was much discussed in scientific circles, but dogmatically held by Freud and his colleagues. Disciples After a century of its foundation, it is not difficult to argue why psychoanalysis became a hindran
The Topics of Death - The great negation constitutes a journey through the deepest -anal but present- experiences and beliefs about Death, elaborated archetypally by the human being, already forming an endogenous part of its substance. They represent the magico-structural background on which man is based, and is latent on him, regardless of his intellectual or cultural level. They emerge with all
Ambition, sex, power: the great saga on the forge of an empire In time in their hands, Jose Luis Corral introduces us in the years after the coronation of Charles I as emperor. Once solved the successory problem after the death of his grandfather Fernando de Aragón and the inability of his mother, Juana la Loca, to exercise the government, the young Carlos is proclaimed emperor. Become the most p
The powerful and sullen figure of tormented Heathcliff dominates "Wuthering Heights", passionate and tempestuous novel whose sensitivity was ahead of its time. The misty and gloomy wilderness of Yorkshire is the unique scene where this story of revenge and hatred, unbridled passions and desperate loves that go beyond death and that makes it one of the most unique and attractive works with a captiv
Charles Samuel Addams was born in Westfield (New Jersey) in 1912. The first stories of the Addams family appeared in The New Yorker in 1937, where he regularly published his drawings, some 1,300, until his death in 1988. All this work was gathered in a dozen books published by Addams throughout his life, from Drawn & Quartered, in 1942, to Creature Conforts, in 1981. In 1991 a compilation album wa
The five novels of Edward St. Aubyn on the life of the English aristocrat Patrick Melrose in a single volume. The story that inspired the successful series of SkyPatrick Melrose. The acclaimed five novels that Edward St. Aubyn dedicated to the life of the English aristocrat Patrick Melrose meets here in one volume. This famous quintet traces with ingenuity and humanity its tumultuous journey throu
The nature of "Satan" and "hell", as well as the human soul, and the true meaning of the death of man, are studied here from the point of view of traditional metaphysics and psychology.
The biography that delves more deeply into the sinister side of the Catholic Queen, Santa or Sinner? In this essay, Juan G. Atienza explores the darkest pages of the life and work of the Catholic Queen. A woman so marked by the lust for power that she did not hesitate to save any obstacle to reach it. Different sad events paved her way: the suspicious death of her brother, the infante Alfonso, who
Essential memories of César González-Ruano, full-length writer. César González-Ruano (Madrid, 1903-1965) belongs more to Literature than to the History of Literature. To enumerate the genres played by Gonzalez-Ruano is to go through all the rooms of that Blue Beard castle that is literature; poetry, novel, theater, journalistic article, literary essay, biography, travel book, interview, diary,
In the year of the commemoration of the V Centenary of the death of the former secretary of the Catholic Monarchs, the Borjano Mosén Juan de Coloma, this publication is presented that includes the annotated edition and study of his testament, of which the original version is preserved the Historical Archive of Notarial Protocols of Zaragoza.
An epic, awe-inspiring novel of good and evil - now a global bestseller. Amy Harper Bellafonte is six years old and her mother thinks she"s the most important person in the whole world. She is. Anthony Carter does not think he could ever be in a worse place than Death Row. He"s wrong. FBI agent Brad Wolgast thinks something beyond imagination is coming. It is. THE PASSAGE. Soon to be an epic drama
Claudia has a privileged life. Niece of Rome"s favored warrior, she lives in luxury, surrounded by her family and tended by slaves. Gifted with second sight, her dreams tell her many things, from which gladiator will win the battle in the Coliseum to the secret enemies who plot against the Emperor. When Claudia falls deeply in love with a charismatic soldier known as Pilate, she determines to win
It is 1954 and a young man is on trial for murder. He is Kabuo Miyamoto, one of the many Japanese Americans living on the island of San Piedro, off the coast of America. Is he responsible for the mysterious death of the fisherman, Carl Heine? Some islanders are happy to think so.
Crime, romance and espionage in the First World War of the bustling Barcelona of 1915, arrives fleeing from the war Claudine, star of a celebrated cabaret of Pigalle, to try to break through as an artist, however, within a few hours of staying at the Hotel East will be involved in a strange death, in the most elegant party room, The Excelsior, which will endanger his life. The novel immerses us in
Revealing, full of feelings and hope, Every Sigh is a novel that explores various facets of love and that will make us wonder how long our dreams can survive. Revealing, full of feelings and hope, Every Sigh is a novel that explores various facets of the love and that will make us wonder how long our dreams can survive. Hope Anderson is at the crossroads of his life. At thirty-six, I have a love a
In his groundbreaking Gorky Park, Martin Cruz Smith created one of the iconic investigators of contemporary fiction, Arkady Renko. In Tatiana, Smith delivers his most ambitious and politically daring novel since. When the brilliant and fearless young reporter Tatiana Petrovna falls to her death from a sixth-floor window in Moscow in the same week that notorious mob billionaire Grisha Grigorenko is
She is her second chance to be happy. A love novel that is also a song of hope. With a look, a smile and a brief exchange of words, Julianne has almost managed to cross the wall that Cooper has raised to her around after the death of his wife, Laura, with whom he had been since adolescence. That wall prevented him from communicating even with his daughter, Cecilia, who constantly reproaches her si
The silver of Britain is the first title of the fascinating series set in Ancient Rome starring Marco Didio Falco. One day in 70 AD, Marco Didio Falco coincidentally meets the young Sosia Camilina, who runs away from a couple of thugs, he knows a dangerous secret about the whereabouts of stolen silver bullion reserves, Falco embarks on an intricate case of smuggling, murder and betrayal that leads