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The Latina Book Club Celebrates Men all month long.   Join us!

Martín Solares is a Mexican writer, critic and editor.  He holds a doctorate in Iberian and Latin American Studies from the University of Paris.  Solares’ first book, THE BLACK MINUTES, is a crime fiction thriller, and was shortlisted for the Rómulo Gallegos International Novel Prize.  In 1998, Martin’s short story, “El Planeta Cloralex,” received the Efrain Huerto National Literary Award. 


THE BLACK  MINUTES just won the 2010 International Latino Book Award for Best Mystery Novel.   Felicidades!