Felipe Navarra rises from poverty to conquer São Paulo, Brazil, the city he loves. He becomes a radio celebrity in the age of Bossa Nova, classic sambas, and radionovelas. On his way to fame and fortune, he falls into a heartbreaking love triangle with his childhood sweetheart and sells his soul to the dark dictatorship that took over Brazil from 1964 to 1985. His rise runs parallel with the city’s decent into crime, where the gap between rich and poor gets dangerously wide and no one is really safe…
|Publisher:||Black Opal Books|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)|
About the Author
Ines lived in Italy and London before landing in New York. She is also a certified Italian teacher and has a deep interest in multicultural issues. Days of Bossa Nova is her first novel.