La Gruta De Toscano/ Toscano's Grotto
In the plains of the Himalayas, many expeditions arrive every year, all with the same stubbornness and the same stupid pleasure to kill themselves in the mountain range. They all pay the price for their pride and negligence with the high altitude and cold weather. Many return mutilated by gangrene, blinded by the snow or feverish with diarrhea. But nothing dissuades these...more
Paperback, 384 pages
Published July 1st 2006 by Alfaguara
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Member of the 'crack movement', redefining Latin American literature outside the confines of magical realism.More about Ignacio Padilla...