Stan Laurel, one of the heroes of Four Hands, wanders into Mexico and witnesses the assassination of Pancho Villa. There follow other episodes, centered on Greg, an American journalist, and Julio, his Mexican friend and collaborator. Taibo gives the reader a plethora of brilliant characters in this panoramic novel that moves backward and forward in time.

Four Hands 1995, Picador USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312130794

Trade paperback

Four Hands 1994, St. Martin's Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780312109875