Abandoned by her mother as a baby, Emily now lives with her father in Mexico City.
She works in the local Catholic orphanage. Life is simple. But when an enigmatic cousin, Santi, appears on the doorstep he brings family secrets, and soon Emily finds desire and temptation have overturned her straightforward life forever.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Canongate Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 22/01/2009
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781847671196