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Marcos Aguinis

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Defilement of Love

Defilement of Love

Synopsis

¿Can a passionate love story start at 47 years of age?
This wise novel entangles its characters in a riveting adventure that will leave no one indifferent. The readers of “Profanación del Amor” will enjoy it as if it were candy, but it will leave them with a pounding heart.

The unmistakable style of the author creates an extraordinarily interesting cast of psychological characters. Marcos Aguinis’ prose, vigorous and flowing, brings daily situations to life, and surrounds them with a halo of uniqueness; his knowledge of human behavior is astoundingly revealing. Add an eminent skill for enriching formal structures with acute observations and a variety of paradoxes, and you may get an approximate idea of what this unforgettable novel is about. But the author of “La Conspiración de los Idiotas”, true to his nature, hides unpredictable elements to surprise and amuse his readers, and to make them look beyond appearances. A great part of the novelistic genius is reserved for these thrilling conquests that Aguinis lavishes on each page.

Thus, “Profanación del Amor” shall endure the passage of time as a brilliant saga of feelings, challenges and transgressions, worthy of being read time and time again.

  • Title Defilement of Love
  • Genre Novel
  • Year 1978
  • Editorial Sudamericana
  • Pages 383
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