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"Every book has a soul, the soul of the person who wrote it and the soul of those who read it and dream about it." (from The Shadow of the Wind)

What do you do, when its above 40 degrees?

Abu Dhabi means summer all year long but from July to September it’s more than just summer. 265 more words

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 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 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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#BookADayUK: Favourite Novel in Translation

In June the Borough Press encouraged everyone to tweet a book a day to celebrate Independent Booksellers Week. It was so popular that Doubleday Books UK have decided to keep it going through July. 75 more words


The Shadow of the Wind

There is not much in life that compares to getting your nose stuck in a good book and losing yourself in it’s world. This is exactly what happened to me recently while reading Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s  165 more words


The Shadow of the Wind - Book Review

the Shadow of the Wind” , written by Carlos Ruiz Zafon in 2001, originally published in Spanish and later translated into English.

The story is about a young boy, Daniel Sempere, who is introduced to, what is called, the  519 more words

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The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

This novel is intricately written and well thought of. It is a well-played parallelism of two worlds that slightly overlapped (spoiler). It is lengthy but at the end you’d realize the purpose of each chapter and how genuine the chronology was made to create a build up for the mystery. 203 more words

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