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Carlos Ruíz Zafón - Der Fürst des Parnass

Wie Millionen anderer Leser_innen auf dieser Welt verfolge auch ich seit einigen Jahren gespannt und voller Bewunderung die Schriftstellerkarriere von Carlos Ruíz Zafón, jener katalanische Schriftsteller, der es geschafft hat, Barcelona zum Schauplatz einer sagenumwobenen Geschichte rundum einen Friedhof der vergessenen Bücher und einer barcelonesischen Buchhändlerfamilie zu machen. 385 more words


Recommended Read: The Shadow of the Wind

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

Book Description from Amazon

Hidden in the heart of the old city of Barcelona is the ‘cemetery of lost books’, a labyrinthine library of obscure and forgotten titles that have long gone out of print. 353 more words

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New to the Shelves

Lots of highly-anticipated titles came in to the library this week – have you put in your holds? This week, we’re traveling all over with our new YA picks. 872 more words


“El dinero no compra la felicidad, pero si todo lo demás”

de Carlos Ruiz Zafón



 5 out of 5 stars

   WOW!! This book. I don’t even know where to start or what to say! Charlene over @ http://charlene.booklikes.com/post/930160/the-shadow-of-the-wind-by-carlos-ruiz-zafon
really said it best. 631 more words

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The Bookie Man

A good book should leave you… slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading it.“~William Styron, interview, Writers at Work, 1958… 347 more words


The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Book Description (Amazon): Barcelona, 1945: 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 Carax. 1,573 more words

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