EULOGY FOR A BROWN ANGEL: A Mystery Novel.
Edition: First printing.
Houston, TX:' Arte Publico Press, 1992. dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's first mystery novel - "A Chicano Civil Rights march has been disrupted by the Los Angeles police, resulting in the gruesome death of a prominent reporter. The tear gas has barely settled when a small, defiled body is left on a street in Los Angeles. Gloria Damasco, a feisty political activist, finds the murdered child and begins an investigation that will lead her on a trail of international conspiracy and bloody vengeance. Before long, two other people are dead, and Gloria is determined to piece the mystery together, no matter how long the search may last." Winner, the PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Prize and the Multicultural Publishers Exchange 1992 Book Award of Excellence in Adult Fiction. Warmly INSCRIBED on the front endpaper. 189 pp. ISBN: 1-558850503.
Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (hinr of spine slant, sunning to spine of dj)