A renowned psychiatrist, Dr. Rafael Neruda is troubled by a patient's death. He investigates the circumstances and discovers that he must delve into his own unimaginably painful childhood and confront the nature of evil itself. Now, endangering both his personal and professional future, Dr. Neruda will devise the ultimate test for his cure for evil a cure that becomes a shocking journey of eroticism, manipulation, and danger. Dr. Neruda's Cure for Evil is a powerful breakthrough, as intimate as it is sprawling, as thought-provoking as it is utterly entertaining. An American literary phenomenon who published his first novel at age 16, Rafael Yglesias' most recent book Fearless was an enormous critical success that later became an acclaimed movie.
©1998 Rafael Yglesias; (P)2009 Phoenix