Cardoso, Luiz Claudio
Der Tag, an dem sie Vater holten
A story from Brazil
Translated from Brazilian Portuguese by Gesa Hasebrink and from English by Christine Holliger
Nagel & Kimche, Zürich, 1996
144 pages
Ages 12 and up

The father of a well-to-do family in Rio de Janeiro is kidnapped. His seven-year-old son, fifteen-year-old daughter and the family's domestic workers describe the episode and give their account of the consequences for themselves and the entire family.

Original:»Meu pai, acabaram com ele« © 1986 by Luiz Claudio Cardoso and Editora Guanabara Dois, Rio de Janeiro.