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Shadow on the Wind

Shadow on the Wind

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Published by A Pyramid Book .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10428785M
ISBN 10051504248X
ISBN 109780515042481
OCLC/WorldCa8877510

  When told he can choose a book to take home, he wanders the library and finds Julián Carax ’s The Shadow of the Wind, unsure if he’s guided by “chance or its more flamboyant cousin, destiny.” Daniel sees on the book jacket that Carax is a native of Barcelona, but even his father has never heard of the shadow of the wind Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Author, Lucia Graves, Translator, trans. from the Spanish by Lucia Graves. Penguin $ (p) ISBN

Free download or read online The Shadow of the Wind pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in , and was written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this fiction, historical story are Daniel Sempere, Fermin Romero de ://   English original bookWind> 来自 miaxin 据称,99读书人本年度10月推出此书 来自 无机客 其他版本在豆瓣书店有售 上海文艺出版社版

《The Shadow of the Wind 风之影》是年Orion出版的图书,作者是Zafon, Carlos Ruiz。 作 者 Zafon, Carlos Ruiz ISBN 页 数 定 价 元 Shadow of the Wind 风. A motionless figure stood out in a patch of shadow on the cobbled street. The flickering amber glow of a cigarette was reflected in his eyes. He wore dark clothes, with one hand buried in the pocket of his jacket, the other holding the cigarette that wove a web of blue smoke around his ://,4,


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The New York Times Book Review A New York Times Bestseller Barcelona, A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a mysterious book entitled The Shadow of the Wind, by one Julián ://   Barcelona, —A great world city lies shrouded in secrets after the war, and a boy mourning the loss of his mother finds solace in his love for an extraordinary book called The Shadow of the Wind, by an author named Julian :// The Shadow of the Wind is wonderfully atmospheric, descriptive and a totally compelling read.

Barcelona and the aftermath of the Spanish civil war. An antiquarian book dealers son called Daniel mourns the loss of his :// The book we are talking about i.e The Shadow of the Wind is a very good or we can say the best book of the mystery genre.

Not only a thriller book but this one is a very good history book as well. If you are interested in the history then this book is going to be one of your favorites without any ://   The Shadow of the Wind is a coming-of-age tale of a young boy who, through the magic of a single book, finds a purpose greater than himself and a hero in a man he's never met.

With the passion of García Márquez, the irony of Dickens, and the necromancy of Poe, Carlos Ruiz Zafón spins a web of intrigue so thick that it ensnares the reader "The Shadow of The Wind" is a brilliant, well written, often ornate work of literary art.

At the same time it is a long intricate story with numerous characters whose lives intertwine in Shadow on the Wind book ways. The story is also often extremely dark. Different readers are looking for different types of reading ://   Page 2 of 3 Discussion Questions: 1.

What genre would you use to describe this book. Daniel says of The Shadow of the Wind, "As it unfolded, the structure of the story began to remind me of one of those Russian dolls that contain innumerable ever-smaller dolls The Shadow of the Wind written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon and translated by Lucia Graves, was an absolutely beautiful book to read and savour.

I am in such awe of the flowing, vivid and rich details in this novel, and I must applaud Lucia Graves for her skill in her  › Fiction › Contemporary Fiction. Book Club Discussion Questions Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon The Shadow of the Wind is a coming-of-age tale of a young boy who, through the magic of a single book, finds a purpose greater than himself and a hero in a man he's never met.

With the passion of García Márquez, the irony of Dickens, and   THE SHADOW OF THE WIND. By Carlos Ruiz Zafón. Translated by Lucia Graves. New York: The Penguin Press.

$ When book publicists try to About The Shadow of the Wind “Gabriel García Márquez meets Umberto Eco meets Jorge Luis Borges for a sprawling magic show.”—The New York Times Book Review A New York Times Bestseller Barcelona, A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a mysterious book entitled About Shadow of the Wind.

Barcelona, A city slowly heals in the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War, and Daniel, an antiquarian book dealer’s son who mourns the loss of his mother, finds solace in a mysterious book entitled The Shadow of the Wind, by one Julián :// The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon is about a young boy, Daniel, whose father takes him to the Cemetery of Forgotten Books on his eleventh birthday to cheer him up after he awoke realizing he could no longer remember his late mother’s face.

Daniel was told to choose a book from the mysterious and winding ://   The Shadow of the Wind (Cemetery of Lost Books series 1) Carlos Ruiz Zafron, Lucia Graves (trans.), Penguin Group USA pp.

ISBN Summary Barcelona, A great world city lies shrouded in secrets after the war, and a boy mourning the loss of his mother finds solace in his love for an extraordinary book called The Shadow of the Wind, by an author named   THE SHADOW OF THE WIND by Carlos Ruiz Zafon is a multi-layered tale about a ten-year-old boy named Daniel Sempere, who picks up a copy of a book by an author who seems to have disappeared off the face of the earth.

Daniel and his father live above a bookstore, and their lives revolve around the love of :// Barcelona, —just after the war, a great world city lies in shadow, nursing its wounds, and a boy named Daniel awakes on his eleventh birthday to find that he can no longer remember his mother’s face.

To console his only child, Daniel’s widowed father, an antiquarian book dealer, initiates him into the secret of the Cemetery of Forgotten Books, a library tended by The Shadow of the Wind, p.6 Julián Carax’s book was waiting for me, as it always did, its spine just visible at the end of a shelf.

I took it in my hands and pressed it against my chest, as if embracing an old friend whom I was about to betray. Judas, I thought. I decided to leave the place without making Clara aware of my ://,6, “The Shadow of the Wind”, by Julian Carax, is the book he chooses.

However, Daniel does not only start to lose himself inside the story of the novel, but also inside that of its author: it’s the secret behind Carax’s complete lack of notoriety the mystery that fascinates him and moves his difficult Daniel chooses a book called The Shadow of the Wind, by a mysterious author named Julian Carax.

After reading the book, Daniel looks for Carax’s other books, but finds nothing. Carax, Daniel learns, disappeared after a duel.

When he is sixteen, Daniel is threatened by a disfigured stranger who offers to buy the book off of Follow in the footsteps of characters from the bestselling novel The Shadow of the Wind on a literary walking tour. Discover some of Barcelona’s most sacred locations as you trace the narrative of the novel by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, which has sold more than 2 million copies since its publication in.

Enthralled, Daniel “chooses” an obscure novel, The Shadow of the Wind, a complex quest tale whose author, Julian Carax, reputedly fled Spain at the outbreak of its Civil War, and later died in Paris.

Carax and his book obsess Daniel for a decade, as he grows to manhood, falls in and out of fascination, if not love with three beguiling women   It has the same elements as The Shadow of the Wind.

It's a story within a story and at times you don't know what's real and what's not. Great book! Actually I came across The Shadow of the Wind because I had just finished The Gargoyle and wanted to read something similar to it and lots of recommendations went for The Shadow of the ://  Daniel selects a book called The Shadow of the Wind by Julián Carax.

That night he takes the book home and reads it, completely engrossed. Daniel then attempts to look for other books by this unknown author but can find none.

Instead, he makes a shocking discovery: someone has been systematically destroying every copy of every book Carax has