Who Killed Palomino Molero?
First edition (Spanish)
|Author||Mario Vargas Llosa|
|Original title||¿Quién mató a Palomino Molero?|
The book begins with the discovery of the brutally murdered body of a young recruit, Palomino Molero, from a nearby military base in northern Peru. Vargas Llosa uses the structure of a murder mystery to examine the darker side of human nature, corruption, and class prejudice in Peru of the 1950s.
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