La casa de los espíritus



Librarian S Note An Alternate Cover Edition To This ISBN Is Available HereHere, In An Astonishing Debut By A Gifted Storyteller, Is The Magnificent Saga Of Proud And Passionate Men And Women And The Turbulent Times Through Which They Suffer And Triumph They Are The Truebas And Theirs Is A World You Will Not Want To Leave, And One You Will Not Forget.Esteban The Patriarch, A Volatile And Proud Man Whose Lust For Land Is Legendary And Who Is Haunted By His Tyrannical Passion For The Wife He Can Never Completely Possess.Clara The Matriarch, Elusive And Mysterious, Who Foretells Family Tragedy And Shapes The Fortunes Of The House Of The Truebas.Blanca Their Daughter, Soft Spoken Yet Rebellious, Whose Shocking Love For The Son Of Her Father S Foreman Fuels Esteban S Everlasting Contempt Even As It Produces The Grandchild He Adores.Alba The Fruit Of Blanca S Forbidden Love, A Luminous Bearty, A Fiery And Willful Woman The Family S Break With The Past And Link To The Future.La casa de los espíritus

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  • Paperback
  • 453 pages
  • La casa de los espíritus
  • Isabel Allende
  • Spanish
  • 24 July 2017
  • 8483462036

10 thoughts on “La casa de los espíritus

  1. says:

    House of the Spirits started my love affair with Isabel Allende s writing twenty years ago I remember how the first line Barrabas came to us from the sea left me captivated and eager to read on In college, I was fortunate that La Casa de los Espiritus was required reading for one of my classes, so I read the prose a second time in Spanish Allende s writing is exceptional in both languages Recently, I completed Allende s memoir The Sum of Our Days She reveals that Clara represents her own House of the Spirits started my love affair with Isabel Allende s writing twenty years ago I remember how the first line Barrabas came to us from the sea left me captivated and eager to read on In college, I was fortunate that La Casa de los Espiritus was required reading for one of my classes, so I read the prose a second time in Spanish Allende s writing is exceptional in both languages Recently, I completed Allende s memoir The Sum of Our Days She reveals that Clara represents her own grandmother she also had the gift of being clairvoyant and communicating with all the spirits that entered her home by way of a three legged table and tarot cards Handed down this gift, Allende admits that s...

  2. says:

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez comparisons aside, it s hard to review this book without references to the magical realism and the narrative styles of Latin America I truly believe that anyone not familiar with the above mentioned, would likely be a bit thrown, even put off by these influences Still, this is a brilliantly written story, epic in its truest sense Covering four generations of women with a man as the common thread between them , it races through the simplicity of the old world into the c Gabriel Garcia Marquez comparisons aside, it s hard to review this book without references to the magical realism and the narrative styles of Latin America I truly believe that anyone not familiar with the above mentioned, would likely be a bit thrown, even put off by these influences Still, this is a brilliantly written story, epic in its truest sense Covering four generations of women with a man as the common thread between them , it races through the simplicity of the old world into the complex...

  3. says:

    When I was a kid, me and my brother used to spend most weekends at our grandparents house And most of those weekends we would watch one of the same two movies on the good ol VCR Steel Magnolias and The House of the Spirits No one seems to know the latter movie when I mention it, but it starred a bunch of impressive ...

  4. says:

    If this world is going to be a better place for our grandchildren and great grandchildren, it will be women who make it soIsabel Allende.Phewee The House of the Spirits is a tumultuous epic which chronicles four generations of two extraordinary families.The eponymous house is large it boasts three courtyards and a Chil an version of the Addams Family.Imagine too, if you will, Barrab s, the somewhat unnatural domesticated dog horse, who was ill advisedly fed olive oil until he covered theIf this world is going to be a better place for our grandchildren and great grandchildren, it will be women who make it soIsabel Allende.Phewee The House of the Spirits is a tumultuous epic which chronicles four generations of two extraordinary families.The eponymous house is large it boasts three courtyards and a Chil an version of the Addams Family.Imagine too, if you will, Barrab s, the somewhat unnatural domesticated dog horse, who was ill advisedly fed olive oil until he covered the house from top to bottom with diarrhoea Blurrgh Following in the giant footsteps of Gabriel Garc a M rquez, Allende lets rip with her own brand of el realismo m gico.Strong female roles abound in this captivating story, from Rosa who has the maritime grace of a mermaid , to Clara the soothsayer, whose apocalyptic vision...

  5. says:

    4.5 5Esteban, Trueba,how does your childhood grow With fear and guilt and such hard workand a love that leaves you low.In thoughts of grief and thoughts of rage,and a slump of of broken land,you will rape your heart out, Esteban,set life to your demand.Clara, Clara, clairvoyant,how does your marriage keep With magic silent and so near,to where your children sleep.When tragedy has struck your home,and the bull is in the shop,reality will find you there,your disengagement stop.Humans, humans, high 4.5 5Esteban, Trueba,how does your childhood grow With fear and guilt and such hard workand a love that leaves you low.In thoughts of grief and thoughts of rage,and a slump of of broken land,you will rape your heart out, Esteban,set life to your demand.Clara, Clara, clairvoyant,how does your marriage keep With magic silent and so near,to where your children sleep.When tragedy has struck your home,and the bull is in the shop,reality will find you there,your disengagement stop.Humans, humans, high and low,what does your...

  6. says:

    I have never in my life read a book where SO MUCH HAPPENS AY Generation after generation of DEATH AND DESTRUCTION, AMIRITE I seriously don t know how to rate this book Personally it wasn t a favourite, I found myself overwhelmed and bombarded with so much tragedy and injustice and found no love in any of the characters, but I really appreciated so much of what happened and really enjoyed learningabout magical realism.Here s my video r...

  7. says:

    Wow If you look up epic family dramas, sweeping sagas you are sure to find the The House of the Spirits at the top of the list It s hard to capture what this book covers as it covers so much The story of the three generations of the Trueba family How their lives have changed over many, many years Their loves, grief, joy, family, politics, greed, desires, andI felt that there was so much heartbreak and tragedy in this story But I kept thinking about this one.even when I was not Wow If you look up epic family dramas, sweeping sagas you are sure to find the The House of the Spirits at the top of the list It s hard to capture what this book covers as it covers so much The story of the three generations of the Trueba family How their lives have changed over many, many years Their loves, grief, joy, family, politics, greed, desires, andI felt that there was so much heartbreak and tragedy in this story But I kept thinking about this one.even when I was not reading it It is beautiful I wish that I could go back and start it all...

  8. says:

    I did not finish this book I didn t think it was one of the worst books for me but it was simply not destined to entertain me There was some potential in it But it was disjointed I tried further than I should ve, beca...

  9. says:

    2.5 stars, actually Still waiting for Goodreads to give me that half star option Let s be honest, Isabel Allende is chick lit that you re not embarrassed to read on the Metro It s got just enough faux Garcia Marquez, magical realism lite charm to fool people into thinking it s moderately intellectual I don t have a big problem with that as long as people realize what s going on because Allende is a fine storyteller This novel, her first and most famous, is a fairly traditional family sa 2.5 stars, actually Still waiting for Goodreads to give me that half star option Let s be honest, Isabel Allende is chick lit that you re not embarrassed to read on the Metro It s got just enough faux Garcia Marquez, magical realism lite charm to fool people into thinking it s moderately intellectual I don t have a big problem with that as long as people realize what s going on because Allende is a fine storyteller This novel, her first and most famous, is a fairly traditional family saga following three generations of an...

  10. says:

    276 La casa de los esp ritus The House of The Spirits, Isabel AllendeThe House of the Spirits Spanish La casa de los esp ritus, 1982 is the debut novel of Isabel Allende The novel was rejected by several Spanish language publishers before being published in Buenos Aires in 1982 It became an instant best seller, was critically acclaimed, and catapulted Allende to literary stardom The novel was named Best Novel of the Year in Chile in 1982, and Allende received the country s Panorama Lite 276 La casa de los esp ritus The House of The Spirits, Isabel AllendeThe House of the Spirits Spanish La casa de los esp ritus, 1982 is the debut novel of Isabel Allende The novel was rejected by several Spanish language publishers before being published in Buenos Aires in 1982 It became an instant be...

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