Amelia Palomino: un crimen de rostro amable
Ciudad de México: Nitro/ Press (Serie. 25), 2021. Second Edition. Paperback. 159p., wrps. New. Item #77758
Without fitting into the prototype of a femme fatale, the protagonist Amelia Palomino is still far from being a passive victim. A widow, still young and beautiful, manages a large family inheritance in the city of Veracruz, unitl she loses her life after a robbery. With the investigation of this new crime, and at the hand of the endearing police detective Roberto Alatorre, Ana Maria Maqueno did not take her fingter off teh sore spot and portrayed a Mexico devastated by the 1985 earthquake, economic crisis, smuggling, and inoculated with the early virus of drug trafficking.