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Javier Castillo
The Day Sanity Was Lost

(El día que se perdió la cordura)

Commercial Fiction / Thriller

  • Published: 02/02/2017
  • ISBN: 9788483659052
  • 456 pages

Self-published on Amazon, it has sold 45,000 copies in digital format, holding steady in the top ranks of suspense and crime fiction   A murder challenges the limits of sanity to lead a psychiatrist and an FBI agent on a hunt for a killer, without knowing that the case’s resolution will unleash dark parts of their own pasts. Masterfully narrated in three time periods, this fast-paced thriller explores the extremes of human experience.   In central Boston, at 12 AM on December 24th, a naked man walks holding the decapitated head of young woman. The director of the city’s psychiatric center and an FBI profiler take on an investigation that will put both their lives and their very understanding of sanity at risk, leading them back to some random events that took place in the mysterious town of Salt Lake seventeen years earlier.

About the author

Spain-Javier Castillo. Born in Malaga in 1987, young Javier Castillo is a creator of worlds, a builder of labyrinths, a dreamer of lives, and a lover of dreams. He self-published El día que se perdió la cordura on Amazon where it holds steady in the top ranks of suspense and crime fiction, already selling 25,000 copies in digital format.

Rights sold

  • Italy: Harper Collins
  • Turkey: Epsilon Yayıncılık