Darwin’s Secret Tag

Mysteries of the Amazon By Ross Thomas, June 11, 1989, Washington Post DARWIN’S SECRET By Richard Hoyt. Doubleday 1989, 322 pp, $18.95 For those who may have wondered what horrors, monsters and thrilling adventures might lie in wait along the upper reaches of the Amazon, an almost plausible answer is supplied by Richard Hoyt in his wild, witty and often caustic novel about what happens to those who sail into strange waters where the catfish have heads as big as Volkswagens. Sailing into these waters aboard the river boat Barco Igaranha isRead More