El suplente

El suplente / The Replacement

Books for children and young readers , 2010


The lonely life of young León Zenok, forsaken by his mother and detached from his father, takes a violent turn after his teacher commits suicide. All the pupils are fascinated by the new teacher; all, except León, who perceives a sinister and criminal sway in the replacement. This is the beginning of an adventure for León that will make him face something unknown for him: terror. A juvenile novel that combines mystery with a detective plot, this work embodies the criminal madness of a country in a state of crisis.