The islands is not a well mannered novel but it deploys bad taste conscientiously using the negative force of taboos scatology profanity and the depiction of violence if there is a weakness it lies mainly with the characters who are largely archetypical and have archetypal conflicts. Rod jackman philadelphia review of books gamerros balls out novel is a delirious mash up his gross bleakly funny violence saturated satire of a psychologically damaged society hung up on impossible myth relies on epic hyperbole masterfully translated by ian barnett. Carlos gamerro has 18 books on goodreads with 1030 ratings carlos gamerros most popular book is henry viii. Buenos aires 1992 hacker felipe felix is summoned to the vertiginous twin towers of magnate fausto tamerlan and charged with finding the witnesses to a very public crime rejecting the mission is not an option after a decade spent immersed in drugs and virtual realities trying to forget the freezing trench in which he passed the falklands war felix is forced to confront the city around . Books by jimmy burns jimmy burns average rating 380 1345 ratings 110 reviews shelved 3083 times showing 20 distinct works sort by carlos gamerro jimmy burns introduction ian barnett translator
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