The Black Minutes

The Black Minutes

John Pluecker


When a tender journalist named Bernardo Blanco is killed within the fictional Mexican port urban of Paracuán, research into his homicide finds lacking hyperlinks in a traumatic a number of murder case from two decades past. As police officer Ramón “el Macetón” Cabrera discovers, Blanco have been writing a ebook a few Nineteen Seventies case facing the homicide of a number of younger schoolgirls in Paracuán by means of a guy often called el Chacal. Cabrera realizes that whoever killed Blanco desired to maintain the reality approximately el Chacal from being printed, and he turns into made up our minds to find that fact. The Black Minutes chronicles either Cabrera’s research into Blanco’s homicide and is going again in time to stick with detective Vicente Rangel’s research of the unique el Chacal case. either narratives disclose worlds of corruption, from police officers who're content material to shut the door on a case with out real justice to robust politicians who will pay their method out in their households’ crimes. filled with darkish twists and turns, and populated through a forged of captivating—and in most cases corrupt—characters, The Black Minutes is an electrifying novel from an excellent new voice.

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