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Un secreto de familia celosamente guardado se descubre por fin gracias a la voluntad y el tesón de una joven escritora.Margaret, hija de un coleccionista de libros antiguos y escritora primeriza, acepta escribir la biografía de la misteriosa novelista Vida Winter, una mujer que, no obstante el... show more
Un secreto de familia celosamente guardado se descubre por fin gracias a la voluntad y el tesón de una joven escritora.Margaret, hija de un coleccionista de libros antiguos y escritora primeriza, acepta escribir la biografía de la misteriosa novelista Vida Winter, una mujer que, no obstante el éxito de sus libros, siempre ha rehuido el contacto con la prensa y ahora por fin ha elegido a Margaret para contar los hechos de su vida.
Publish date: March 6th 2007
Publisher: Random House Mondadori
Pages no: 479
Edition language: Spanish
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I love my book club. We've been gathering around the same dining room table for over 10 years. But I need to give them a bit of sass. I've been trying to talk them into reading The Thirteenth Tale for YEARS. For some reason, it never makes the list. I'll admit, the synopsis doesn't really grab me so...
Disclosure: I borrowed this book from my local public library. I do not know the author nor have I ever had any communication with her about this book or any other matter I am an author. Quick review, then spoilers and discussion. I can't speak for other authors, but for me, the backstory -- ...
This is the kind of book that I should use quotes to make my point, but I read a print edition, and I am just far too lazy to go back and get my copy and find the quotes that I've marked. I really don't know what I was expecting when I picked up this novel. I chose it because of the stunning cover...
3.5starsWhen I started the book initially i had a feeling that this was going to be a definite 5 star read for me especially because this book was about books and I thought i might like Margaret Lea as a character . But then as the story progressed Vida Winter came into picture and I forgot about Ma...