The Conspiracy by Israel CentenoThe Conspiracy by Israel Centeno

The Conspiracy

byIsrael Centeno

Paperback | April 28, 2017

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When leftist revolutionary Sergio's sniper shot misses the President of Venezuela, he's thrown into a sudden tailspin. As he attempts to escape the increasingly militarized regime, he winds up taking residence in a bohemian beachside commune, where he keeps a low profile until Lourdes, his former comrade, the object of his desire, and his possible betrayer, turns up one evening. Pursued by their former trainer in guerrilla warfare on the orders of the newly appointed Minister of the Interior, the two team up with unlikely partners to hatch a new plan for their survival. This poetic thriller, the second in Phoneme Media's City of Asylum imprint, challenges the origin myth of South America's radical left, resulting in its author's exile from Venezuela.
Israel Centeno was born in Venezuela in 1958. He has published 14 books, primarily novels but short story and poetry collections as well. He is regarded as one of the most important Venezuelan literary figures of the last fifty years. He has won the Federico Garcia Lorca Award in Spain and the National Council of Culture Award in Venez...
Title:The ConspiracyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:290 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.59 inPublished:April 28, 2017Publisher:Phoneme MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1939419999

ISBN - 13:9781939419996