Books Target in the Night by Ricardo Piglia and Sergio Waisman Paperback, 267 pages, Consortium Book Sales & Dist, List Price: $14.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleTarget in the NightAuthorRicardo Piglia and Sergio Waisman Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary A political and psychological thriller set in an Argentinean town follows a tragic family history that recalls King Lear. Genres: Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Target in the Night Review Book Reviews 'Target In The Night' Scores A Solid Hit November 17, 2015 Ricardo Piglia's new novel is a brainy, postmodern, sometimes funny take on the classic detective novel. Critic Michael Schaub says it has echoes of DeLillo and Pynchon, but is wholly original.