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Havana noir

Author: Achy Obejas
Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, 2007.
Series: Akashic noir series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of stories by current and former residents of Havana that relate tales of ambiguous moralities, collective cruelty, and the damage incurred by self-preservation at all costs.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Mystery fiction
Noir fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Achy Obejas
ISBN: 9781933354385 1933354380
OCLC Number: 154704108
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: 314 pages : 1 map ; 21 cm.
Contents: Nowhere man / Miguel Mejides --
The last passenger / Ena Lucía Portela --
The scene / Mylene Fernández Pintado --
Staring at the sun / Leonardo Padura --
The dinner / Carolina García-Aguilera --
Johnny Ventura's seventh try / Pablo Medina --
Shanghai / Alex Abella --
Murder at 503 La Rosa / Moisés Asís --
Murder, according to my mother-in-law / Arturo Arango --
The orchid / Mariela Varona Roque --
What for, this burden / Michel Encinosa Fú --
The red bridge / Yoss --
La Coca-Cola del olvido / Lea Aschkenas --
Zenzizenzic / Achy Obejas --
Virgins of Regla / Mabel Cuesta --
Olúo / Arnaldo Correa --
Settling of scores / Oscar F. Ortíz --
Abikú / Yohamna Depestre.
Series Title: Akashic noir series.
Responsibility: edited by Achy Obejas.

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Presents a collection of stories by current and former residents of Havana that relate tales of ambiguous moralities, collective cruelty, and the damage incurred by self-preservation at all costs.

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