AColombian philosophy student is arrested in Bangkok and accused of drug trafficking. Unless he enters a guilty plea he will almost certainly be sentenced to death. But it is not his own death that weighs most heavily on him but a tender longing for his sister, Juana, whom he hasn’t seen for years. Before he dies he wants nothing more than to be r…
Published date: January 1, 2012
This is the best book I've read in a very long time. RIYL: Bolaño, Murakami, gin poured over lots of ice.