The House of the Spirits
  • Author : Isabel Allende
  • Release Date : 15 December 2015
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 481
  • ISBN 13 : 9781501117015
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Book excerpt: The Trueba family embodies strong feelings. This family saga starts at the beginning of the 20th century and continues through the assassination of Allende in 1973.

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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The Trueba family embodies strong feelings. This family saga starts at the beginning of the 20th century and continues through the assassination of Allende in 1973....

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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“Spectacular...An absorbing and distinguished work...The House of the Spirits with its all-informing, generous, and humane sensibility, is a unique achievement, both personal witness and possible allegory of the past, present, and future of Latin America.” —The New York Times Book Review Our Shared Shelf, Emma Watson Goodreads Book ...

The House of the Spirits

The House of the Spirits

Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : Random House
Genre : Domestic fiction
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A magnificent saga of proud and passionate men and women and the turbulent times through which they suffer and triumph. They are the Truebas. And theirs is a world you will not want to leave, and one you will not forget....

The Cambridge Companion to the Latin American Novel

The Cambridge Companion to the Latin American Novel

Author : Efraín Kristal
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The diverse countries of Latin America have produced a lively and ever evolving tradition of novels, many of which are read in translation all over the world. This Companion offers a broad overview of the novel's history and analyses in depth several representative works by, for example, Gabriel García ...

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The Spirits Up

Author : Todd Babiak
Publisher : McClelland & Stewart
Genre : Fiction
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Warm, witty, and unsettling all at once, here is an unforgettable story of a family desperate for something to believe in. Benedict is an inventor whose life’s work is a clean energy machine. It has just made him an overnight sensation and his family is suddenly wealthy. Benedict’s ...

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The House of Happy Spirits

Author : Géraldine Elschner
Publisher : Prestel Junior
Genre : Uncategorized
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In this fairy tale-like story a beloved tree is saved and children learn how architecture can co-exist with nature. The Austrian artist Friedensreich Hundertwasser believed that humanity and nature shared a harmonious partnership, a philosophy that he demonstrated with his architectural creations. Filled with color-saturated illustrations that echo Hundertwasser's bold ...

The Soul of a Woman

The Soul of a Woman

Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Social Science
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From the New York Times bestselling author of A Long Petal of the Sea comes “a bold exploration of womanhood, feminism, parenting, aging, love and more” (Associated Press). “The Soul of a Woman is Isabel Allende’s most liberating book yet.”—Elle “When I say that I was a feminist ...

In the Midst of Winter

In the Midst of Winter

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Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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New York Times and worldwide bestselling “dazzling storyteller” (Associated Press) Isabel Allende returns with a sweeping novel about three very different people who are brought together in a mesmerizing story that journeys from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil. In the Midst of ...

Portrait in Sepia

Portrait in Sepia

Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Fiction
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A sequel to Daughter of Fortune, New York Times bestselling author, Isabel Allende, continues her magic with this spellbinding family saga set against war and economic hardship. Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that erases from her mind all recollection of the first five years of her life. Raised ...

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Violeta English Edition

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Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Fiction
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • This sweeping novel from the author of A Long Petal of the Sea tells the epic story of Violeta Del Valle, a woman whose life spans one hundred years and bears witness to the greatest upheavals of the twentieth century. ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS ...

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The Book of Mysteries

Author : Jonathan Cahn
Publisher : Charisma Media
Genre : Fiction
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New York Times Best Seller! 1500 5-Star Reviews! From the author that brought you NEW YORK TIMES best selling books The Harbinger, The Mystery of the Shemitah, and The Paradigm selling over 3 MILLION copies Imagine if you discovered a treasure chest in which were hidden ancient mysteries, revelations from heaven, secrets ...

Daughter of Fortune

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Author : Isabel Allende
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Fiction
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From the New York Times bestselling author of The House of the Spirits, Isabelle Allende, comes a passionate tale of one young woman's quest to save her lover set against the chaos of the 1849 California Gold Rush. Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommers is raised in the British colony of Valparaí...

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Publisher : Harper Collins
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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This National Book Award nominee from two-time finalist Patricia McCormick is the unforgettable story of Arn Chorn-Pond, who defied the odds to survive the Cambodian genocide of 1975-1979 and the labor camps of the Khmer Rouge. Based on the true story of Cambodian advocate Arn Chorn-Pond, and authentically told from ...

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Author : Annie Wilder
Publisher : Llewellyn Worldwide Limited
Genre : Body, Mind & Spirit
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A compelling glimpse into the otherworldly nature of the spirits--protective forces, phantom pets, departed loved ones--that occupy Annie Wilder's haunted Victorian home. Original....