Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Luchador (Paperback) (Erin Finnegan)

Luchador (Paperback) (Erin Finnegan) - image 1 of 1

About this item

Each week, Gabriel Romero’s drive to Sunday Mass takes him past “El Ángel,” the golden statue at the heart of Mexico City that haunts his memories and inspires his future. Spurred by the memory of his parents, Gabriel is drawn to the secretive world of lucha libre, where wrestling, performance art, and big business collide. Under the conflicting mentorships of one of lucha libre’s famed gay exótico wrestlers and an ambitious young luchador whose star is on the rise, Gabriel must choose between traditions that ground him but may limit his future, and the lure of sex and success that may compromise his independence. Surrounded by a makeshift family of wrestlers, Gabriel charts a course to balance ambition, sexuality, and loyalty to find the future that may have been destined for him since childhood.
Number of Pages: 256
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Interlude Pr
Author: Erin Finnegan
Language: English
Street Date: November 3, 2016
TCIN: 52227525
UPC: 9781941530979
Item Number (DPCI): 248-43-9066
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$14.44
MSRPReg: $16.99 Save $2.55 (15% off)
Shipping
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores

Ratings & reviews

1
overall: 5 out of 5 stars, see all reviews

Most recent reviews

The best book you haven't read

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
PKM 1 year ago
I bought Luchador after seeing it named one of the best books of the year. I wasn't sure what I was getting into—I'm not really into sports—but what I got was a book I couldn't put down, a combination of Mexican culture, sports action, love story and layers of metaphor in a story about a young man's...see moreof the reviewer's review
Do you find this helpful?
yes (0)no (0)report

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.