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Set in shiny, multicultural Miami, The final Flight of José Luis Balboa is an soaking up debut number of brief tales from a talented author. Gonzalo Barr captures this overseas hub urban in all its roiling guises, from the opulence of South seashore to the ferocity of Little Havana. Barr introduces us to unforgettable characters -- an unscrupulous newscaster, a Lincoln street bar supervisor, a gorgeous yet merciless teenaged heartbreaker, and the identify personality, a suicidal Latin pop big name -- in events that teem with humor and brutality, absurdity and poignance. This notable debut deals a brilliant portrait of a urban outlined via a blur of cultures.

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By Gonzalo Barr,Francine Prose

Set in shiny, multicultural Miami, The final Flight of José Luis Balboa is an soaking up debut number of brief tales from a talented author. Gonzalo Barr captures this overseas hub urban in all its roiling guises, from the opulence of South seashore to the ferocity of Little Havana. Barr introduces us to unforgettable characters -- an unscrupulous newscaster, a Lincoln street bar supervisor, a gorgeous yet merciless teenaged heartbreaker, and the identify personality, a suicidal Latin pop big name -- in events that teem with humor and brutality, absurdity and poignance. This notable debut deals a brilliant portrait of a urban outlined via a blur of cultures.

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