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Through the Eyes of the Law (Ante Los Ojos De La Ley), a book by Major League Baseball pitcher Miguel Batista, is a thriller about a serial killer. [1] It was released on January 25 in the Dominican Republic and on February 10 in Puerto Rico. It has achieved success in both countries. An English edition was published on September 12, 2006 under the title The Avenger of Blood: A Plot Where Real Facts and Evidences Face Faith.

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References

  1. "Miguel Batista's surprising change-up". eastvalleytribune.com. 2006-12-07. Archived from the original on April 19, 2008. Retrieved 2009-01-11.