Collection: Autores Españoles e Iberoamericanos
Literary Category: science fiction
Format: Hardcover with case
Dimensions: 15 x 23 cm.
Synopsis: Before disappearing along with her American assistant, the astrophysicist, Lalo Múgica informs one of his neighbors that he has found the clues to pry open the gates of heaven. Gerardo Vilela, a simple school teacher, wins a scholarship that takes him from Lugo to Madrid. When the enigmatic neighbors of number 12, rent out Múgica’s old place to him, he feels happy. But the attic hides something for him: a record signed by Pilate that narrates another disappearance that took place in Judea on the year of Christ’s death. With twenty centuries of difference, both disappearances seem to be strangely related.
With the help of a Basque exorcist and his secretary, Gerardo decides to follow the trail. Demons, witches, mediums…. Reyes Calderón presents a passionate game of truths and lies that will raise issues that have worried human kind since the beginning of time: does heaven and hell exist? And the devil? What is on the other side?