Format: B Format 198 x 129 mm
An international award-winner, The Assassin’s Tears has now been translated into Arabic. It A haunting novel, it reaches into the souls of a murderer and an innocent young boy, thereby changing the notions of hero and villain. Set in a remote location in Chile, the story begins when a young boy's parents are tragically killed by a vagrant. The murderer, Angel Allegros, decides in a rare moment of compassion to not kill the boy. Together the killer and the boy begin a new life. The Assassin’s Tears is a wonderful story about human nature and a great exploration of innocence, guilt and the power of love.
Winner of France's prestigious Prix Sorciere 2004 A Mildred L. Batchelder Honor Book An ALA Notable Book
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