The Mexican Wife, Consuelo Murgia’s third novel, was originally written in Spanish and then translated into Italian and English.
Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Mayela is on vacation with her friends and she sees in Jonathan the hope to realize her dream to live in the United States. Jonathan however doesn’t want a serious relationship and Mayela decides to give a hand to her fate, so that she will soon wake up with a ring. Her plan seems to work, but is Jonathan really a young American doctor? When the cultural peculiarities and prejudice of two worlds meet, will love be able to overcome tricks and illusions? Will it be worth to tell the truth?