Publish date: March 7th 1989
Pages no: 501
Edition language: Deutsch
, European Literature
, Historical Fiction
, Magical Realism
, Spanish Literature
, Latin American
Series: Tripartite (#3)
Nana had the idea that a good fright might make the child speak, and spent nine years inventing all sorts of desperate strategies for frightening Clara, the end result of which was to immunize the girl forever against terror and surprise. Soon Clara was afraid of nothing. She was unmoved by the sudd...
So, after having spent the past weekend and the better part of last night and today tying up half a dozen half-finished bingo reads that, naturally, hadn't shown any progress whatsoever while I was exiled on planet work overload, for the time being I'm back on track. And thus I am happy to finally ...
Wypożyczyłam z biblioteki zaledwie ośmioletni egzemplarz "Domu duchów". Ślady użytkowania wskazywałyby jednak na wiek znacznie starszy: poklejona w kilkunastu miejscach, pozszywana. Wypożyczana wielokrotnie, zaczytana. A przecież nie jest to lekkie czytadełko na jedno czy dwa popołudnia. Coś jednak ...
I was reluctant to read this. It's one of those books for which you catch yourself always saying "yes, I'll read it, but not now", because of all the hype about it and first of all all the hype about Isabel Allende. It happens a lot with me: when a book is praised by everyone, I feel always an hosti...
TRAMA: L'amore, la magia, il mistero, i sogni si intrecciano alle violenze e agli orrori della guerra cilena che portò alla ascesa di Pinochet in questo splendido romanzo di Isabel Allende. Alle "Tre Marie", splendida tenuta di proprietà di Esteban Trueba, si intrecciano le passioni dei diversi pro...