16 year-old Carlos Ayala of Cincinnati, Ohio, goes on a cruise with his family from the U.S. to Yucatan. He is the only witness to the theft of an object of great monetary, cultural and personal value. The thief tries to kill him, but...
- 200 unique words; total word count: 6400
- 45 pages of text
- written in present tense
- Neutral Spanish with seveal Latin-American characteristics: 'carro' instead of 'coche', more use of personal pronouns than in Spain, and the use of 'ustedes' instead of 'vosotros'.
- setting: Yucatán, Mexico
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