Mexico City Noir

(Book - 2010)
Mexico City Noir

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Brand-new stories by: Paco Ignacio Taibo II, Eugenio Aguirre, Eduardo Antonia Parra, Bernardo Fernández Bef, Óscar de la Borbolla, Rolo Díez, Victor Luiz González, F.G. Haghenbeck, Juan Hernández Luna, Myriam Laurini, Eduardo Monteverde, and Julia Rodríguez. Paco Ignacio Taibo II was born in Gijón, Spain, and has lived in Mexico since 1958. He is the author of numerous works of fiction and nonfiction, which have been published in many languages around the world, including a mystery series starring Mexican Private Investigator Héctor Belascoarán Shayne. He is a professor of history at the Metropolitan University of Mexico City.
Title: Mexico City noir
Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, c2010
Characteristics: 170 p. :,map ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Paco Ignacio Taibo ; translated by Achy Obejas
Contents: Introduction
I'm nobody / Eduardo Antonio Parra
Private collection / Bernardo Fernández
The corner / Paco Ignacio Taibo
The unsmiling comedian / F.G. Haghenbeck
BANG! / Juan Hernández Luna
Judas burning / Eugenio Aguirre
Violeta isn't here anymore / Myriam Laurini
Outside the door / Óscar de las Borbolla
A squirrel without a tree / Rolo Diez
God is fanatical, hija / Eduardo Monteverde
Of cars and murderers / Victor Luis González
RENO / Julia Rodríguez
Additional Contributors: Obejas, Achy 1956-, Translator
Taibo, Paco Ignacio 1949-, Editor
ISBN: 1933354909
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY MEXICO 2010
Genre/Form: Short stories
Noir fiction
LCCN: 2009922935
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The latest entry in Akashic’s Noir series is centered on one of the largest and most violent cities in the world, Mexico City.

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