Colombiano

Rusty Young

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"FROM THE AUTHOR OF MARCHING POWDER,THE PUBLISHING EVENT OF 2016. Blending fact and fiction, Colombianotakes us on a heart-thumping journey into the violent and unpredictable world of post-Escobar Colombia.For seven years Rusty Young, author of the international bestseller Marching Powder, lived and worked in Colombia, interviewing special forces soldiers, snipers, undercover intelligence agents and members of two vicious terrorist organisations u the FARC and Autodefensas. During this time he was both shocked and touched by the stories of child soldiers he encountered. He vowed to one day turn their tales into a book and let their voices be heard.* In Colombia you have to pick a side. Or one will be picked for you . . .All Pedro GutiUrrez cares about is fishing, playing pool and his girlfriend Camila's promise to sleep with him on his sixteenth birthday. But his life is ripped apart when Guerrilla soldiers callously execute his father in front of him, and he and his mother are banished from their farm. Swearing vengeance against the five men responsible, Pedro, with his best friend Palillo, joins an illegal

ISBN: 9780143781530
Publication Date: 03-Oct-2016
Publisher: Random House Australia