The Sovereign Paperback / softback
13 October01and inching towardmidnight, Lieutenant Frances Villegas sits at a Steinway trying desperately to play StravinskysPetrushkawhile the Colonel watches, wheezing from a wing chair.
They are waiting on the enigmatic voice of the people, Adjutant General Arjn J.
Joglar, due to arrive at any minute from Lares. Downstairs, Baldomero Richter, presiding over a captive body stripped bare of clothes, hair, genitals, and one ear, awaits an order to terminate.
It is the eve of the Evangelist Insurrection and in a few hours the great city of XXX XXXX will go up in smoke, swallowed by the warm waters of the Caribbean.
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- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 297 pages
- Publisher: Dalkey Archive Press
- Publication Date: 26/05/2017
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781943150106