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A Long Petal of the Sea by Isabel Allende

A Long Petal of the Sea

Isabel Allende

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Imprint: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publication date: 21 Jan 2020
ISBN: 9781526615909

'Allende has everything it takes: the ear, the eye, the mind, the heart, the all-encompassing humanity' New York Times

5 stars out of 5
6 Jan 2020

"a masterful work of historical fiction"

Her novel is based on real events and individuals. The Peru-born novelist, herself once a political refugee, explores the nature of a person’s roots and why a sense of place is so important. A Long Petal of the Sea is a masterful work of historical fiction about hope, exile and belonging and one that sheds light on the way we live now.