Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Mandrake: La Biblia y el bastón” as Want to Read:
Mandrake: La Biblia y el bastón
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Mandrake: La Biblia y el bastón

by
3.65  ·  Rating Details ·  69 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Com "Mandrake - A Bíblia e a Bengala", Rubem Fonseca regressa ao romance policial, trazendo de volta à cena Mandrake, o cínico advogado que conhecemos já de "E do Meio do Mundo Prostituto Só Amores Guardei ao Meu Charuto".
Em duas histórias onde o mistério se adensa à medida que os jogos de sedução avançam, o autor cria ainda espaço para perninhas de rã, autópsias, vinhos
...more
Paperback, La otra orilla, 198 pages
Published February 2007 by Norma Editorial (first published January 1st 2005)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Mandrake, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Mandrake

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Guillermo Jiménez
Formidable. Fonseca (Minas Gerais, 1925)escribe tremendo.

Hace ver lo sórdido con una campechanez que ya quisieran muchos. En este libro, aparece uno de sus grandes personajes, el abogado criminalista Mandrake.

Decir que Fonseca está en el genéro policiaco es quedarse en la mera superficie de su obra. Fonseca está en la literatura, está en la obra densa y tragicómica de sus tramas claras y divertidas, sucias y profundas, está en lo mejor que puede leer uno cuando quiere divertirse y cuestionarse
...more
Elton Leal
Elton Leal rated it liked it
Aug 23, 2016
Vignoli Leandro
Vignoli Leandro rated it it was ok
Jul 19, 2013
Marcio Hack
Marcio Hack rated it it was ok
Dec 07, 2013
Luis
Luis rated it liked it
Nov 29, 2012
Carla Oliveira
Carla Oliveira rated it really liked it
Jul 18, 2015
Dany
Dany rated it it was ok
May 28, 2014
Ovidio Amoedo
Ovidio Amoedo rated it really liked it
Nov 17, 2014
Pedro
Pedro rated it really liked it
Sep 05, 2016
Denis Borges
Denis Borges rated it it was amazing
Apr 22, 2013
Elisa
Elisa rated it it was amazing
Oct 09, 2008
Juliane Eduardo
Juliane Eduardo rated it it was amazing
Mar 09, 2016
Fernando Pina
Fernando Pina rated it liked it
Feb 24, 2015
Claudio Coronel
Claudio Coronel rated it really liked it
Apr 13, 2015
Flavio
Flavio rated it liked it
Sep 11, 2012
Paulo Vanzella
Paulo Vanzella rated it really liked it
Nov 17, 2016
Marcelo Aguila maldonado
Marcelo Aguila maldonado rated it really liked it
Aug 16, 2015
Vanessa
Vanessa rated it liked it
Apr 11, 2015
Michela
Michela rated it liked it
Apr 12, 2015
Sephbrz
Sephbrz rated it it was amazing
Oct 17, 2016
Thomaz Philippe
Thomaz Philippe rated it really liked it
Jun 26, 2015
Heraldo
Heraldo rated it liked it
May 24, 2015
Gallermic Mabuse
Gallermic Mabuse rated it it was amazing
Sep 21, 2014
Paulo Felipe
Paulo Felipe rated it really liked it
Mar 28, 2015
Rodrigo
Rodrigo rated it really liked it
Mar 16, 2016
Pedro Ceneme
Pedro Ceneme rated it liked it
Aug 07, 2016
Guillermo
Guillermo rated it liked it
Sep 05, 2012
Thiago
Thiago rated it really liked it
Mar 07, 2016
Íris
Íris rated it it was ok
Dec 28, 2015
Berna Labourdette
Berna Labourdette rated it it was ok
Jul 31, 2012
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
99606
He is an important Brazilian writer (novelist, short story writer and screenwriter), born in Juiz de Fora, state of Minas Gerais, but he lived for most of his life in Rio de Janeiro. In 1952, he started his career in the police and became a policy commissioner. Even though, he refuses to do interviews and is a very reclusive person, much like Thomas Pynchon, who is a personal friend of Fonseca.
His
...more
More about Rubem Fonseca...

Share This Book