American Visa

by Juan de Recaoechea
American Visa
  • ISBN-13: 9781933354200
  • Author(s): Juan de Recaoechea
  • Subject: Crime & mystery|crime & mystery fiction
  • Publisher: Akashic Books
  • Imprint: Akashic Books
  • Publication Date: 17-05-2007
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£13.99
Armed with fake papers, a handful of gold nuggets and a snazzy custom-made suit, an unemployed schoolteacher with a singular passion for detective fiction sets out from small-town Bolivia on a desperate quest for an American visa - his best hope for escaping his painful past and reuniting with his grown son in Miami. American Visa is beautifully written, atmospheric, and stylish in the manner of Chandler ... a smart, exotic crime fiction offering.' - George Pelecanos, author of The Night Gardener'
About the book

Armed with fake papers, a handful of gold nuggets and a snazzy custom-made suit, an unemployed schoolteacher with a singular passion for detective fiction sets out from small-town Bolivia on a desperate quest for an American visa - his best hope for escaping his painful past and reuniting with his grown son in Miami. American Visa is beautifully written, atmospheric, and stylish in the manner of Chandler ... a smart, exotic crime fiction offering.' - George Pelecanos, author of The Night Gardener'