Book List in Order: 9 titles

  • Only Pepe Carvalho could use a tattoo saying "Born to Raise Hell in Hell" as evidence that the police are, once again, dead wrongIn a Spain still stifled under the rule of Franco, former CIA operative--and former Communist--Pepe Carvalho has become s...


  • ";Between 1977 and 1990, Montalbán wrote half a dozen novels that stand among the best in modern Spanish literature. Like Chandler’s Philip Marlowe, he is the man of honour walking the mean streets of a sick society.";?The Independent "Pepe Carval...


  • Gourmet detective Pepe Carvalho returns to investigate Argentina's turbulent political past."The modern committed writer, Montalbán exposes the criminal power relationships beneath the facade of democracy."-GuardianWhen Pepe Carvalho's uncle asks hi...


  • ";Montalbán writes with authority and compassion€”a le Carré-like sorrow.";€”Publishers WeeklyThe lights go out during a meeting of the Central Committee of the Spanish Communist Party; Fernando Garrido, the general secretary, has been murdered...


  • Montalban writes with authority and compassion —a Le Carré-like sorrow.—Publishers Weekly"Montalban is a writer who is caustic about the powerful and tender towards the oppressed"—TLSOff Side is the 5th novel in the hugely successful Pepe Carv...


  • "Montalbán writes with authority and compassion—a Le Carré-like sorrow."—Publishers WeeklyAs Barcelona prepares for the Games, the city is turned over to make way for new roads, a new stadium, and the giant prawn sculptures of Mariscal. PI Pepe...


  • In the 1980s, an American Ph.D. candidate uncovers new facts about the 1956 kidnapping, torture, and murder of Jesus de Gali+a7ndez, a Basque refugee and critic of the Domincan Republic's Trujillo regime....


  • Introducing one of crime fiction’s most legendary detectives, and greatest writers, to AmericaWhen Antonio Jauma, a director of the multinational conglomerate Petnay, is murdered, his widow seeks out private investigator Pepe Carvalho, who had met ...


  • Barcelona detective Pepe Carvalho’s radical past catches up with him when a powerful businessman—a patron of artists and activists—is found dead after going missing for a year.   In search of the spirit of Paul Gauguin, Stuart Pedrell—eccent...