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Magic of Words

“He let the hours go by lost in the magic of words, shedding his skin and his name, feeling like another person. He allowed himself to be carried away by the dreams of shadowy characters, the only refuge left for him.” 9 more words


Monday Motivation (#27)

Since it’s the beginning of the week, it’s time once again for Monday Motivation, a regular post where I include quotes–from authors, books, wherever–to help get your week off to a great start. 166 more words


The Shadow of the Wind: Review

Title & Author: The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón
Genres: Contemporary Literature, Spanish Literature, Suspense
Format chosen: Kindle e-book
Published: 2001
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La Sombra del Viento/The Shadow of the Wind

It took me three weeks to finish it, but I finally did it! I read my first originally-written-in-Spanish novel in Spanish! I had read one novel in Spanish before, but it was a translation of a book I had read 30 million times in English. 559 more words


The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

“Few things leave a deeper mark on a reader than the first book that finds it way into his heart.”

The first time I laid my eyes on this book, I immediately knew that it was going to be a story that was going to make its mark on my heart.

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Book Review

THE SHADOW OF THE WIND by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Step by step the narrative split into a thousand stories, as if it had entered a gallery of mirrors, its identity fragmented into endless reflections.

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Creative Writing

Top Ten Hyped Books I've Never Read

For this week’s Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by The Broke and the Bookish) the theme is the top ten hyped books that you’ve never read. 352 more words