Santa Evita, by Tomás Eloy Martínez
“I bought this book (about the life—and mysterious after-life—of Eva Perón) while on vacation in Buenos Aires...and good-bye, Buenos Aires: I couldn’t stop reading the book.”
—J.I. Baker’s debut novel is The Empty Glass ($16, amazon.com), just published in paperback.
To buy: $16, amazon.com.