Los santos inocentes

Los santos inocentes / The Holy Innocents

Novel , 1981


A portrait of the precarious life conditions of a family of peasants from Extremadura, crushed by poverty and the oppression of their lords. Amidst this setting of humiliation and injustice, one figure particularly stands out, that of a sixty-one-year-old mentally disabled man named Azarías, a “holy innocent”.