|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Texas Review Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $22.95|
| Book Description: |
Set on the Texas/Mexico border during the early years of Reagan’s "War on Drugs,” Mariguano tells the story of contrabandisto Don Julio Cortina’s ill-fated attempt to secure the Plaza at a national level by fixing the 1988 Mexican Presidential elections.
The story is told through the eyes of Cortina’s son, El Johnny, who bears witness to his father’s cocaine-fueled transformation from devoted head of family to...