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Carlos Ruiz Zafón - La Sombra Del Viento

In another words The Shadow of The Wind. What a discovery! What a addictive little (not really 608 pages) thing. So smooth, so clever, so cruel and beautiful at the same time. 13 more words

One Sentence Review

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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. . .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

Book Recommendations/Reviews

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

My fellow advertising buddy Katie reminded me to post about this book, but it was my old housemate Jonathan who first told me about it. Other than being amazed that he could actually read, I was also intrigued by the sound of the story straight away. 356 more words

Umbra vantului

O carte minunata cu librari, carti pierdute, suflet de copil si magie. M-a tinut cu nasul in ea tot weekendul…E minunat cum Zafon reuseste sa te vrajeasca sa ramai intr-o altfel de lume…Ma simt ca un copil fericit in ajunul Craciunului :-) 67 more words


Top of the Pile #13: Cyclops

This will be my first read from the list of books you lovely people have recommended me here. I ordered a bunch of them last night, and… 575 more words