Winged with Death

  • by John Baker
  • Narrated by Michael Tudor Barnes
  • 10 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

In 1972, 18-year-old Frederick Boyle arrives by ship in the heat Montevideo, Uruguay. Equipped with a phrase book and a few pesos, he quickly finds himself renamed Ramon Bolio. Uruguay is a country on the brink of dictatorship, and Ramon finds the world around him is changing rapidly. Then one night, he discovers the tango and begins the long process of becoming a Milonguero - a master of the dance.
Looking back years later from a new life in York, Ramon finds himself at the heart of a mystery surrounding the disappearance of a teenage girl. He reflects on the threads that link the past to the present, of how the people and events from his time in Uruguay have shaped his life.

More

See More Like This

Customer Reviews

No customer reviews available

Book Details

  • Release Date: 03-06-2010
  • Publisher: ISIS Audio Books