The House of the Scorpion
When authors refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
Literary and Religious References
- Genesis (the Bible) (1.1)
- Little House series (2.1)
- Pedro el Conejo (Peter Rabbit) (2.16)
- Señor MacGregor, character in Peter Rabbit (2.16)
- Virgin of Guadalupe (2.80)
Historical and Cultural References
- El Dorado (18.63)
- Saint Francis (16.18)
- Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 (37.65)
Pop Culture References
- El Latigo Negro, 1958 movie (9.9)
- El Día de los Muertos, Day of the Dead (35.39)
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