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Carlos Ruiz Zafón: Marina.

Vaikka nti Kirjastotäti ei tietenkään koskaan erehdykään, taisi hän tällä kertaa tehdä pienen mielikuvaerheen. Hyvin pienen. Suorastaan mitättömän. Koska eihän nti Kirjastotäti tietenkään koskaan oleta mitään erheellisesti. 340 more words

Books are mirrors: you only see in them what you already have inside you.”
― Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind



Imi incep acest blog printr-un review la una dintre cele mai emotionante lecturi, si anume Marina de Carlos Ruiz Zafón. Aceasta carte impresioneaza nu numai prin simplitatea scrisului ci si prin complexitatea actiunilor, prin personajele perfect conturate si prin mesajul pe care il transmite. 228 more words

Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Perhaps for that very reason, I adored her all the more, because of the eternal human stupidity of pursuing those who hurt us the most.”

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The Angel's Game/Il gioco dell'angelo

Hi folks! As you will my remember my first post in this section was about “The Shadow of the Wind” by Carlos Ruiz Zafòn, which was published in 2001. 676 more words


. . .sometimes one feels freer speaking to a stranger than to people one knows. Why is that?”
“Probably because a stranger sees us the way we are, not as he wishes to think we are.”

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30 Before 30: The Shadow of the Wind

Reading like a prose ode to literature, Carlos Ruiz Zafon’s The Shadow of the Wind is a book lover’s dream. It’s been a few weeks since I read it, but one of the most potent passages from the first chapter is still very much embedded in my mind: 563 more words

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