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Rio Noir (Translation) (Paperback)
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Featuring brand-new stories by: Tony Bellotto, Luiz Alfredo Garcia-Roza, MV Bill, Luiz Eduardo Soares, Guilherme Fiuza, Arthur Dapieve, Victoria Saramago, Arnaldo Bloch, Adriana Lisboa, Alexandre Fraga, Marcelo Ferroni, Flávio Carneiro, Raphael Montes, and Luis Fernando Verissimo. All stories translated from Portuguese by Clifford Landers (Coelho'sThe Alchemist, etc.).
Tony Bellotto is the guitarist and principal songwriter for the famed Brazilian rock band ******ãs (The Titans). ******ãs was founded in the 1980s and has released twelve albums that have sold over six million copies; they continue to record and tour worldwide. He is also a best-selling novelist and host of a popular Brazilian TV show. Bellotto's hugely popular Remo Bellini mystery series has sold eighty thousand copies in Portuguese and was released as a major feature film, establishing him as the preeminent writer of Brazilian detective fiction. He lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.