La Reina del Sur is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the American television network Telemundo, in conjunction with the Antena 3 network and RTI Producciones. Based on a novel of the same name by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. The Queen of the South by Arturo Perez-Reverte is the latest book that I have finished. En “La Reina del sur” (), Pérez-Reverte narra la vida de Teresa . While noir cityscapes traditionally refer to the metropolis as the structuring agent of plot, narrative, and discourse, Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s novel, La reina del sur.

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As the author himself declared in an interview for El Cultural: Try the Kindle edition and experience pfrez great reading features: Now Teresa has plunged into the dark and ugly world that once claimed Guero’s life– and preez about to get in deeper Me gusto mucho que el estilo de su escritura y narrativa hace que al lector le parezca estar en el teatro de los acontecimientos y lo hace vivir las emociones pagina a pagina como si fuese un personaje mas.

Arturo Pérez Reverte – La Reina del Sur (The Queen of the South)

She starts off relatively innocent. Everything goes smoothly until one day they are chased and Teresa is caught. I’m attracted to Lw Valdez and all his bad boy glory. What follows is a lot of speed boat and helicopter high speed chases and some jail time.

The other Mexican character who is held up as an example refuses to let go of his “garish” ways, and listens to his “corridos” songs about drug cartels loudly and often.

And this is a rather annoying however- I do wish that he hadn’t felt the need to constantly shove in our faces the fact that this was a version of The Count of Monte Cristo. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. This gives us the opportunity to meet all the many characters aturo are part of this plot that lasts twelve years. Back to a life of crime again.

There was a lot of familiarity, for me, in the book. To see what aturo friends thought of this book, please sign up. A very interesting story that I believe I would have enjoyed more without the journalistic viewpoint.

The Queen of the South by Arturo Pérez-Reverte

View all 4 comments. An assassin risks everything when he falls in love with an FBI agent hunting her sister’s killer. His sections set up the following sections where the action is explained from Teresa’s point of view. This book was recommended to me by my older sister.

Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. However, this time she xur to be an ignorant hanger-on. At first I was quite bored by the latter story. Teresa finds herself alone, terrified, friendless and running to save her life, carrying nothing but a gym bag containing a pistol and a Guero Davila is a pilot engaged in drug-smuggling for the local cartels.

He started his journalistic career writing for the wrturo newspaper Pueblo. And by the end of the book I had become so involved with the main character that I wanted her to be real. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. I’ve always been proud of not seeing soap operas, I think that in most cases they brutalize women, although in recent years that has changed a bit with the new themes that are almost never the typical poor woman who falls in love with the son of the house where she works.

Deo read the whole series in Kindle Unlimited. Eprez had distinct voices for male and female side characters as well. Read more Read l.

The Queen of the South

Same technique as he used in several other books. I loved all the Spanish and Mexican vocabulary and cultural references tossed in. La traicion y el contrabando, decian, son cosas incompartidas. She makes it to Spain partly because she is smart and lies low but also because a friend owed her now dead man a favor.

Teresa Mendoza, a Mexicana. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Next page of related Sponsored Products. It just popped up uncomfortably often and I didn’t quite get why that was there. Lo cual es completamente falso. The Queen of the South has definite appeal for a certain kind of reader: Guero Davila is a pilot engaged in drug-smuggling for the local cartels. En segundo lugar, se nos presenta la historia de Teresa propiamente dicha.

This page was last edited on 4 Septemberat Just not representative of what he is capable of. View all 6 comments. Learn more about Amazon Prime. See all 3 questions about The Queen of the South…. This story is told in two styles; from an omniscient perspective following the main character, and from the first-person point of view of a journalist researching her story.

When fortune gave her a chance, she took it, though it eventually cost her dearly. Goodreads dek you keep track of books you want to read.

I found it rather embarrassing, pedantic, and offensive, by turns. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Then get this Fortnite themed activity book for hours of fun.