Listening to The Satires by Juvenal is to come face to face with the corruption, the debauchery, the waste, the sloth, and the mean-spirited greed of ancient Rome...or is it more like modern times? Indeed, these masterpieces of biting social commentary could easily have been written today about any number of metropolitan areas we are all familiar with.
"Well done !"
This story of curiosity and seduction takes us from the very origins of the Cretan labyrinth to the labyrinth drawn on the soft skin of its most intriguing character, the Countess, in a desperate hunt for meaning. The elegant prose and provocative atmosphere immerse us in a world of velvet, Goth women, and red wine spilled on naked bodies, as we follow the steps of this unique, intellectual hunter.
Terciopelo violentos es una de las novelas más sensuales que haya producido la narrativa mexicana. Escrita en una prosa elegante, este libro cuenta la historia de un seductor, Julián Cáceres, a quien se presume muerto después de que su auto es encontado abandonado en le puente Golden Gate de San Francisco.