Books by Jorge Franco

PARADISE TRAVEL by Jorge Franco
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2006

"High-octane storytelling—sad and funny and real."
Colombian novelist Franco offers a nuanced account of the immigration experience in this story of an illegal immigrant lost in the bowels of New York City. Read full book review >
ROSARIO TIJERAS by Jorge Franco
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 27, 2004

"Oddly flat: an intense, raw portrait of l'amour fou just slightly too deadpan to be taken seriously. "
Colombian novelist Franco's third book but first to appear here is a kind of South American Scarface, about the rise and fall of a poor girl who becomes a player in the Medellín mob wars. Read full book review >