The Club of Angels is an irresistible, enticing book about the sin of gluttony. With wit and dark humor, Verissimo tells the story of ten well-to-do men who meet every month to dine fabulously. When their leader and chef dies of AIDS, he is replaced by a mysterious, strangely taciturn cook who gives them gastronomic experiences to die for!published June 1st, 2008
A wickedly satirical, tongue-in-cheek commentary on contemporary values, human relationships, consumerism and literature.—The Texas Observer
A literary mystery about cooking and gourmands by one of Brazil's most popular authors -- and a New York Public Library "Book to Remember"