An American youth in 1930s Mexico City, Harrison Shepherd works for artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera and their houseguest, Russian exile Lev Trotsky. Returning to the United States, Shepherd becomes a bestselling author, but his past associations raise suspicions during McCarthy's Communist witch hunt. Some strong language. Bestseller. 2009.
Daisy talking books.
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Mexico -- History -- 1910-1946 -- Fiction.
North Carolina -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Subversive activities -- Fiction.