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Books That Should Be Made Into Movies: The Shadow of the Wind

Set in 1945 in the aftermath of the Spanish civil war, a young boy named Daniel is brought to a place called the Cemetery of Forgotten Books by his father, an antique book dealer. 171 more words

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'The Angel's Game' by Carlos Ruiz Zafón - A Book Review

The Angel’s Game 

by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

A few years ago a friend recommended a book by an author who up until then I had never heard of. 704 more words

Anne Frandi-Coory

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon ★★★★★

The Shadow of the Wind

by Carlos Ruiz Zafon
Fiction / Historical Fiction
487 pages / First published 2001
Penguin Books

Recommended for:

  • Anyone in need of a reminder that there is magic in masterful storytelling…
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Book Reviews

The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafón

“Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. 573 more words

Literary Fiction

Book Review: The Watcher in the Shadows - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

This novel may easily be one of the best things I’ve read in a while – I’m going to say it from the beginning: it’s definitely five stars in my opinion! 431 more words


The Shadow of the Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

The Shadow of the Wind was given to me by a friend whose love of books is akin to mine. She promised me I would love it, and handed me a tattered, dog-eared novel, whose cover was peeling and whose pages were no stranger to a tea stain of two. 608 more words

“All true stories begin and end in a cemetery”: Review of Shadow of the Wind

*Warning: be prepared for some serious gushing*

Wow, just wow. This book is in a whole other league of brilliance. It is a rare book indeed that captures the soul of storytelling and can remind you why you started reading in the first place. 431 more words