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The Blueness Of Possibilities

‘We are doomed to remember what never really happened.’

Before the first chapter of Marina, Carlos Ruiz Zafon wrote a little letter addressing his readers which he ended with these very words: 

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Musings & Personal

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The Three Ws are:

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The Stranger by Albert Camus

Uh. A guy’s mother just died.

I just started reading this one. 360 more words


The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón, Lucia Graves (Translator)

Atmospheric mystery. Epic love stories. The Shadow of the Wind has it all!

In Barcelona, just after the Spanish Civil War, 10 year old Daniel Sempre is grieving for his mother. 406 more words


A Book That Loves Books

The Shadow of the Wind (The Cemetery of Forgotten Books #1) by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

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. 1,250 more words

Book Review

Trail of Ink


“The only way you can truly get to know an author is through the trail of ink he leaves behind him.”

― Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Hooked On Quotes

Review: The Watcher In The Shadows by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Among other book shops across malls, Kinokuniya Bookworld in Dubai Mall is a personal favourite. There is a specific section by the entrance where books fresh off the press are put on display for the world to embrace. 246 more words


Carlos Ruiz Zafon

Pisałam już wcześniej, że wzięłam się porządnie za czytanie, z którym ostatnio byłam na bakier. Aż mi się nie chce wierzyć, że kiedyś czytałam tony książek, a teraz zaledwie kilka eglemplarzy rocznie. 670 more words