Return to the Same City

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Return to the Same City

A Hector Belascoaran Shayne Detective Novel

By Paco Ignacio Taibo, II

Poisoned Pen Press, Paperback, 9781590581360, 153pp.

Publication Date: January 15, 2005

Hector Belascoaran Shayne has danced with the dead. Luke Estrella does the rumba in white patent leather shoes. Together, they make the perfect pair to lead each other into an inferno under an azure Acapulco sky: a hell populated by mariachis and machine guns, incompetent bikini contest judges, and at least one killer who is closer to Hector than he thinks....

About the Author
Paco Ignacio Taibo II is a historian and writer. The winner of seven international fiction prizes, including the coveted Moritz-Planeta Award, he lives in Mexico City.

Praise For Return to the Same City

"Taibo's novels...are an addicting import. ...part of a beguiling worldview in which everything, including crime and love, are elements in a cosmic joke."--Publishers Weekly