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In the midst of winter

Author: Isabel Allende; Nick Caistor; Amanda Hopkinson
Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017. ©2017
Series: Thorndike Press large print basic.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print editionView all editions and formats
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In the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn, 60-year-old human rights scholar Richard Bowmaster hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes a far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz, a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile, for her advice. These  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Romance fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Isabel Allende; Nick Caistor; Amanda Hopkinson
ISBN: 9781432844363 1432844369
OCLC Number: 996931273
Description: 471 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print basic.
Other Titles: Más allá del invierno.
Responsibility: Isabel Allende ; translated by Nick Caistor and Amanda Hopkinson.

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In the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn, 60-year-old human rights scholar Richard Bowmaster hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes a far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz, a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile, for her advice. These three very different people are brought together in a story that moves from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil, sparking the beginning of a long overdue love story between Richard and Lucia.

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