Sapiens Audiobook & Book Summary [On Books Podcast #52]
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Augusto Saenz Gus — The old priest who is an expert in autopsy and was the mentor of Fr. Jerome Lucero. He was asked by the Director to help him in dealing with the murder case in Payatas. Jerome Lucero — The companion of Fr. Saenz in dealing with the case. He was a very smart student who is now a psychologist and at the same time, a priest.
Jun 07, ISBN Aug 18, ISBN It is one of the poorest neighborhoods in a city whose law enforcement is already stretched thin, devoid of forensic resources and rife with corruption. So when the eviscerated bodies of preteen boys begin to appear in the dump heaps, there is no one to seek justice on their behalf. In the rainy summer of , two Jesuit priests take the matter of protecting their flock into their own hands. Father Gus Saenz is a respected forensic anthropologist, one of the few in the Philippines, and has been tapped by the Director of the National Bureau of Investigations as a backup for police efforts. They, and the killer, are outsmarted by a dogged pair who are a welcome addition to the ranks of ecclesiastical sleuths: forensic anthropologist Father Gus Saenz and psychologist Father Jerome Lucero.
Genealogy Lead by Father Gus Saenz , with the help of his former student and fellow forens ic anthropologist Father Jerome Lucero, they track down and try to decipher the mind of a serial killer, Alex Carlos whom Atty. Benjamin Arcinas the head of the NBI investigating team that doesnt believe that serial killer exists. Description of the characters: Father Gus Saenz represents the tall,mestizo,and ruggedly handsome priest you ho pe would not be in front of an altar in your wedding, but beside you instead. He is a product of an affluent, amiable family, iswell-educated, and witty. Father Jerome Lucero is Father Gus former student, a forensic anthropologist, and his partner in solving the series of killings. He is much younger, but less lik ely to withhold his feelings when agitated or irritated.
Maria Felisa H. Batacan brilliantly delineated the staggering realities in the Philippine society in her masterfully written, carefully researched, and engrossing storytellingSmaller and Smaller Circlesthe first Filipino crime fiction published in that bagged the highly coveted literary awards such as the Palanca award for the English novel and the MadrigalGonzales Best First Book Award in It is also one of the seven novels released as part of the U. Jubilee Students Edition designed for the general public to access such literary raritiesa breath of fresh air in Philippine literature. The author, whose work has been touted for a total of 6, copies in the country, claims the name F.