Publish date: October 18th 2011
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Pages no: 294
Edition language: English
, Realistic Fiction
, Coming Of Age
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, Young Adult Contemporary
Erm...where to start? Well, when I bought this I didn't realise it was about classical music, the synopsis was very vague but I guess the "prestigious Guarneri music prize" should have given it away. Classical is not my favourite genre of music so hearing them talking about all these famous pieces...
I can’t remember the last time I loved a book that made me so so angry! Virtuosity did it for me. I must say I experienced a roller coaster ride of emotions. There were moments I felt happy and mesmerised and others where I felt sad and furious. Martinez writes beautifully and knows how to surprise ...
A pretty interesting triangle:A girl, a boy and the violin.I really don't have any connection with instruments of any kind. I love listening to music but that's it - I don’t know how to make and read it. I don’t know why I never learned. Sigh. Virtuosity is a simple story that is very inspiring and ...
Die siebzehnjährige Carmen ist ein Star. Sie tourt mir ihrer Geige durch die Welt und spielt überall vor ausverkauften Konzertsälen. Doch die Konkurrenz ist hart. Beim Guarneri-Wettbewerb treten Jungstars aus den verschiedensten Ländern gegeneinander an – und nur der Sieg zählt. Carmen steht unter D...
See this review and more on The Moonlight Library!Carmen Bianchi, world-famous violin child prodigy, is competing for a prestigious prize: a four year performing contract, oodles of cash, and the loan of a violin worth as much as a small country. Probably. It’s worth a ridiculous amount. Carmen is y...