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The Prisoner of Heaven by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

I finished this entire book in planes – half on the way to Japan and the other half from Japan. And I still had time to sleep, people watch, listen to music, stare at the back of people’s head, read the instruction manual pamphlet thingy and be oh so bored. 450 more words


Monday Must-Read: The Shadow of the Wind

My Monday must-read this week (sorry about the Tuesday posting) is Carlos Ruiz Zafon’s The Shadow of the Wind.

I picked this book up when I was in college. 326 more words


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Books keep the dust of life at bay. Every page turned gets me closer to the sanctuary that reality cannot touch.

Looking For Alaska by John Green… 828 more words


Review: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Book One of The Cemetery of Forgotten Books series
Published first in 2001 in Spain then on January 25, 2005 in the US… 704 more words


The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafón (2001)

A deep, dreamless sleep and the prospect of seeing Clara again that afternoon persuaded me that the vision had been pure coincidence. Perhaps that unexpected and feverish outbreak of imagination was just a side effect of the growth spurt I’d been waiting for, an event that all the women in the building said would turn me into a man, if not of stature, at least of a certain height. 130 more words

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The Prince of Mist | Book Review

Bought this during Big Bad Wolf book sale for RM 8! So cheap! I have heard about Carlos Ruiz Zafon’s The Shadow of the Wind… 520 more words

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