Based on real events and a deep knowledge of the region of Valledupar, the author has crafted the moving portrait of a man born blind in a remote town where disability is considered a punishment; a man that despite the abandonment in which he grows, goes on to compose some of the most beautiful and well-known “vallenatos” of Colombia.

Data sheet
Category: Biographical Novel
ISBN: 978-958-5496-48-4
Publication date: 04/01/2019
Extent: 244 pp.
Format: 15 x 24 cm

Author´s biography

Alonso Sánchez Baute (Valledupar, 1964). Lawyer of the Externado University of Colombia, author of the books Al diablo la maldita primavera (National Novel Award, 2002), Líbranos del bien, ¿Sex o no sex? and ¿De dónde flores, si no hay jardín? Author of the soap opera for RCN TV Channel  Luz de mis ojos and the theatrical script of Al diablo la maldita primavera.