By KEVIN ODERMAN
In Granada, a boy in a costume begs within the white alleys of the outdated city. A weak runaway, he turns to an American painter who's residing within the urban for cover, Madeleine James. The boy additionally meets Madeleine's new good friend, poet Cy Jacobs. even supposing the 2 adults suggest to assist the boy, they unwittingly divulge him to extra peril. quickly, the entire characters within the tale were scraped at the touchstone of tough realities and made to teach their mettle, be it base or gold. This novel, from time to time somber and from time to time flaring with depth, calls up indelibly the problems of constructing an exceptional life—or a great death—in a global within which we're all, in a single means or one other, going.
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