Skip to content

Mi Pais Inventado

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0060545682

ISBN-13: 9780060545680

Edition: 2003

Authors: Isabel Allende

List price: $12.99
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

El primer recuerdo que Isabel Allende tiene de Chile es el de una casa que nunca conoci: la "casa grande y vieja" de la calle Cueto, donde naci su madre. Esta casa, evocada por su abuelo con tanta frecuencia que Isabel cree haber vivido all, se convierte en la protagonista de su primera novela La Casa de los Espritus. Dicha obra vuelve a aparecer al comienzo de las fascinantes y seductoras memorias, Mi Pas Inventado, que ahora nos ofrece esta talentosa escritora. Los asiduos lectores de Allende reconocern inmediatamente a los miembros de esta familia chilena --abuelos, bisabuelos, tas, tos y amigos--, personajes de carcter mtico que pueblan este magnfico libro. A su vez, es un retrato…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $12.99
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 2/3/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.374

Isabel Allende was born in 1942 in Lima, Peru, the daughter of a Chilean diplomat. When her parents separated, young Isabel moved with her mother to Chile, where she spent the rest of her childhood. She married at the age of 19 and had two children, Paula and Nicolas. Her uncle was Salvador Allende, the president of Chile. When he was overthrown in the coup of 1973, she fled Chile, moving to Caracas, Venezuela. While living in Venezuela, Allende began writing her novels, many of them exploring the close family bonds between women. Her first novel, The House of the Spirits, has been translated into 27 languages, and was later made into a film. She then wrote Of Love and Shadows, Eva Luna,…