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Beautiful ruins : a novel

Autor: Jess Walter
Editorial: New York : Harper, ©2012.
Serie: Book club kit
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Ficción : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Romance fiction
General fiction
Miscellaneous fiction
Fiction
Tipo de material: Ficción
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: Jess Walter
ISBN: 9780061928123 0061928127 9780062207135 006220713X 9780062668684 0062668684 9780061928178 0061928178
Número OCLC: 794856577
Descripción: 337 pages ; 24 cm
Contenido: A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters.
Título de la serie: Book club kit
Responsabilidad: Jess Walter.
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Just about the perfect summer read. It is intelligent and thought-provoking, but also a lot of fun. Reading hours fly by and reaching the final page feels like a genuine wrench * Sunday Times * Leer más

 
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Beautiful and entertaining

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An interesting read, different than anything I have read in a long while. I love Walter's descriptions, almost as good as being in Italy. The book has some delightful twists and turns along country roads and even in Hollywood. I highly recommend this book.

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