King Bongo: A Novel of Havana

King Bongo: A Novel of Havana

Thomas Sanchez


Havana, New Year’s Eve 1957, a terrorist bomb rips throughout the Tropicana nightclub. King Bongo, a rogue Cuban-American, tortured by way of a mysterious earlier and possessed of a mythic musical expertise, is going at the hunt for the culprits, and for his sister, Cuba’s so much unique showgirl, who disappeared within the explosion.

Navigating Havana’s maze of Colonial backstreets, red-light districts, swank state golf equipment, and splendid casinos, Bongo encounters an outrageous forged of characters—American hit males, decadent motion picture stars, prophetic shoeshine boys, and a gorgeous American socialite. on the heart of the secret is a sinister mystery police operative with whom Bongo is destined to have a deadly showdown.

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