Item description for Historia del rey transparente (Narrativa (Punto de Lectura)) by Rosa Montero...
In the turbulent twelfth century, Leola, a young peasant girl, takes a dead warrior s armor to hide behind the mask of a man. This is the beginning of the dramatic voyage into the story of her life. It is an extraordinary journey into the unknown side of the Middle Ages. It is a fable that will move us by its sheer epic greatness, one of those books that is not read but lived, breathed, and tasted. Montero novel is bursting with the power of a literary work on its way to becoming a classic.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 4.75" Height: 7.25" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2006
Publisher Punto de lectura
ISBN 8466318771 ISBN13 9788466318778
Availability 0 units.
More About Rosa Montero
Rosa Montero is an acclaimed novelist and an award-winning journalist for the Spanish newspaper El Pa?s. A native of Madrid and the daughter of a professional bullfighter, Montero published her first novel at age twenty-eight. She has won Spain's top book award, the Qu? Leer Prize, twice?for The Lunatic of the House in 2003 and Story of the Transparent King in 2005. A prolific author of twenty-six books, her other titles include the short-story collection Lovers and Enemies and the novels Beautiful and Dark, My Beloved Boss, and The Heart of the Tartar.