St. Martins Griffin Fall 2017 by Macmillan

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a t h oma s dunn ebookf or s t mart in s griff in pablo escobar my father au gu s t 2017 juan pablo escobar translated by andrea rosenberg the popular series narcos captures only half the truth an international bestseller this riveting deeply personal memoir by pablo escobar s son reveals the full story until now we believed that everything had been said about the rise and fall of pablo escobar the most infamous drug kingpin of all time but these versions have always been told from the outside never from the intimacy of his own home biog ra p h y au tobiog ra p h y cr imin al s o u t la w s a thomas dunne book for st martin s griffin 8/29/2017 9781250145024 $16.99 $23.99 can trade paperback 384 pages carton qty 24 8.3 in h 5.5 in w includes one 16-page black-and-white photograph section subrights uk rights ebury translation rights grupo planeta other available formats hardcover isbn 9781250104625 ebook isbn 9781250104632 m ar keting online publicity promotion active on twitter @sebasmarro 27.6 k followers author website more than two decades after the full-fledged manhunt finally caught up with the king of cocaine juan pablo escobar travels to the past to reveal an unabridged version of his father—a man capable of committing the most extreme acts of cruelty while simultaneously professing infinite love for his family this is not the story of a child seeking redemption for his father but a shocking look at the consequences of violence and the overwhelming need for peace and forgiveness pr a i se “while focusing largely on his father escobar also includes the grim repercussions the cartel boss’s career had on his family the matter-of-fact prose serves the material well—when one’s daily life is a surreal blur of excess and danger there’s no need for embellishment.” —publishers weekly “escobar writes earnestly … will satisfy curiosity regarding the tawdry reality of childhood within a criminal family.” —kirkus reviews son of the leader of the medellín cartel pablo escobar juan pablo escobar is an architect lecturer drug policy reform advocate and writer he was a subject of the awardwinning documentary sins of my father and lives in argentina 2