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Allende, Isabel

Works: 380 works in 5,433 publications in 38 languages and 119,403 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Biography  Domestic fiction  Juvenile works  Interviews  Diary fiction  Parodies, imitations, etc  Historical fiction  Adventure stories 
Roles: Author, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction, Interviewee, Contributor, Editor, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee
Classifications: PQ8098.1.L54, 863.64
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Daughter of fortune : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
278 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 7,339 libraries worldwide
A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel
Portrait in sepia : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
240 editions published between 1899 and 2014 in 22 languages and held by 5,766 libraries worldwide
"Recounted in the voice of a young woman in search of her roots, Portrait in Sepia is a novel about memory and family secrets. Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that shapes her character and erases from her mind all recollection of the first five years of her life. Raised by her ambitious grandmother, the regal and commanding Paulina del Valle, she grows up in a privileged environment, free of the limitations that circumscribe the lives of women at that time, but tormented by horrible nightmares. When she is forced to recognize her betrayal at the hands of the man she loves, and to cope with the resulting solitude, she decides to explore the mystery of her past."--Jacket
Eva Luna by Isabel Allende( Book )
432 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 25 languages and held by 5,697 libraries worldwide
Born in the back room of the mansion where her mother toils, and herself in service from an early age, the enchanting and ever-enchanted Eva Luna escapes oppression through story telling. Rolf Carle flees Germany for South America, and ultimately works as a documentary film maker, to escape childhood memories of burying the concentration camp dead
Of love and shadows by Isabel Allende( Book )
452 editions published between 919 and 2014 in 24 languages and held by 5,271 libraries worldwide
A woman reporter in a Latin American country and a photographer are sent on a routine assignment. The two uncover a hideous crime, the revelation of which could challenge the terrorism of the military regime
Inés of my soul by Isabel Allende( Book )
148 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 17 languages and held by 4,977 libraries worldwide
Born into a poor Spanish family in the sixteenth century, Inés leaves Spain for the New World to find her missing husband. There she discovers that he's been killed and soon begins a love affair with Pedro de Valdivia, a war hero and field marshall to Francisco Pizarro. Together Inés and Pedro build the new city of Santiago and wage a bloody, ruthless war against the native Chileans
Island beneath the sea : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
113 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 4,787 libraries worldwide
"The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher
The infinite plan : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
259 editions published between 1991 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 4,604 libraries worldwide
The story weaves a vivid and engrossing tale of one man's search for love and his struggle to come to terms with a childhood of poverty and neglect. As he journeys from the Hispanic barrio in Los Angeles to the killing fields of Vietnam to the frenetic life of a lawyer in San Francisco, Gregory Reeves loses himself in an illusory and wrongheaded quest. Only when he circles back to his roots does he find the love and acceptance he has been looking for
City of the beasts by Isabel Allende( Book )
211 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 18 languages and held by 4,600 libraries worldwide
Teenager Alex flies to New York to stay at his grandmother's. With his mum in treatment for cancer he has no idea what kind of woman his grandmother is. It turns out that she's an adventuress and soon the two of them are off an expedition to the Amazon
Zorro : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
69 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 4,001 libraries worldwide
Witnessing the injustices against Native Americans by European settlers from childhood, Diego de la Vega, the son of an aristocratic Spanish landowner and a Shoshone mother, returns to California from school in Spain to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised to seek justice for the weak and helpless. A swashbuckling adventure story that reveals for the first time how Diego de la Vega became the masked man we all know so well Born in southern California late in the eighteenth century, Diego de la Vega is a child of two worlds. His father is an aristocratic Spanish military man turned landowner; his mother, a Shoshone warrior. At the age of sixteen, Diego is sent to Spain, a country chafing under the corruption of Napoleonic rule. He soon joins La Justicia, a secret underground resistance movement devoted to helping the powerless and the poor. Between the New World and the Old, the persona of Zorro is formed, a great hero is born, and the legend begins. After many adventures -- duels at dawn, fierce battles with pirates at sea, and impossible rescues -- Diego de la Vega, a.k.a. Zorro, returns to America to reclaim the hacienda on which he was raised and to seek justice for all who cannot fight for it themselves
Maya's notebook : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
90 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 3,806 libraries worldwide
From the author of 'The House of Spirits' - teenage Maya is in trouble. She's an alcoholic, an addict and deeply involved with a criminal gang. How did it all go so wrong? Abandoned by her parents as a baby, Maya has been brought up by her tough grandmother Nini and her gentle grandfather Popo. At school though, teenage Maya finds herself drawn towards the wrong crowd. Before she knows what's happened, Maya's life has turned into one of drug addiction and crime. Things go from bad to worse as Maya disappears into the criminal underworld. To save her from her old associates, Nini sends Maya to a remote island off the coast of Chile. Here she lives among a traditional rural people, the Chilote, who have remained untouched by the materialism of the modern world. Basking in the warmth of the Chiloe community, Maya feels compelled to write her story and slowly she begins to heal. But can she move beyond her pain, find forgiveness and learn to live with the scars of the past?
Aphrodite : a memoir of the senses by Isabel Allende( Book )
144 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 18 languages and held by 3,404 libraries worldwide
"Blending personal reminiscence with folklore from around the world, historical legends, and memorable moments from literature--erotic and otherwise--Allende spices her narrative with equal portions of humor and insight.... A personal ode to the pleasures of food and sex, Aphrodite celebrates the sensual life with joy and imagination."--Jacket. The final third of the book offers recipes for sauces, hors d'oeuvres, soups, appetizers, main courses, and desserts
Ripper : a novel by Isabel Allende( Book )
66 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,374 libraries worldwide
The Jackson women, Indiana and Amanda, have always had each other. Yet while their bond is strong, mother and daughter are as different as night and day. Indiana, a beautiful holistic healer, is a free-spirited bohemian who looks for the good in people. Amanda is fascinated by the dark side of human nature, like her father, the SFPD's Deputy Chief of Homicide. She is addicted to crime novels and Ripper, the online mystery game she plays. When a string of strange murders occurs across the city, Amanda plunges into her own investigation, discovering before the police do, that the deaths may be connected. But the case becomes all too personal when Indiana suddenly vanishes
Kingdom of the Golden Dragon by Isabel Allende( Book )
157 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 3,372 libraries worldwide
Sixteen-year-old Alexander Cold accompanies his grandmother, a writer for a geography magazine, to the remote Forbidden Kingdom in the Himalayas to help locate a sacred statue of a golden dragon before it is stolen by a greedy outsider
The house of the spirits by Isabel Allende( Book )
84 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 10 languages and held by 3,083 libraries worldwide
The Trueba family embodies strong feelings from the beginning of the 2 through the assassination of Allende in 1973
The stories of Eva Luna by Isabel Allende( Book )
42 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 2,748 libraries worldwide
When her lover asks her to tell him a story, Eva Luna complies with this collection of tales
Forest of the Pygmies by Isabel Allende( Book )
122 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 15 languages and held by 2,706 libraries worldwide
Eighteen-year-old Alexander Cold and his grandmother travel to Africa on an elephant-led safari, but discover a corrupt world of poaching and slavery
The house of the spirits by Isabel Allende( Book )
85 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 2,585 libraries worldwide
The Trueba family embodies strong feelings from the beginning of the 2 through the assassination of Allende in 1973
Cuentos de Eva Luna by Isabel Allende( Book )
240 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 2,176 libraries worldwide
Fortællinger med baggrund i det sydamerikanske kontinent og dets mennesker
La casa de los espíritus by Isabel Allende( Book )
134 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,757 libraries worldwide
Slægtsroman, som fortæller 3 generationers historie, samtidig med at den skildrer Chiles udvikling i dette århundrede
Zorro : una novela by Isabel Allende( Book )
42 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,393 libraries worldwide
Nacido en 1795 en la California hispana, Diego de la Vega esta atrapado entre dos mundos. Su padre es militar convertido en prospero hacendado, su madre es guerrera indígena y su abuela materna es la sabia chaman de su tribu. Del primero, Diego aprende las virtudes de un hidalgo, mientras su madre y su abuela lo inician en las tradiciones indigenas. Desde la ninez se da cuenta de las injusticias que soportan los indios a mano de los colonos europeos. Diego se hace hombre en Barcelona, justamente cuando Espana soporta una cruenta guerra. Le toca de todo, desde duelos a muerte hasta enamorarse a primera vista, huir con una tribu de gitanos, ser secuestrado por piratas y, sobre todo, enfrentarse al hombre que habra de ser su peor enemigo. Por ultimo regresa a California a reclamar la hacienda donde nacio e impartir justicia, luchando por los indefensos
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Alternative Names
Ālanda, Īzābal 1942-
Alénde, Isabel' 1942-
ʾAlindī, ʾĪzābīl 1942-
Aljende, Isabel, 1942-
Aljende, Isabella 1942-
Aljende, Izabela 1942-
Allende, Isabel
Allende, Isabel 1942-
Allende, Isabell
Allende, Isabell 1942-
Allende Llona Isabel 1942-....
Allende Llona, Isabel Angélica 1942-
Allīndī, Iyzābīl 1942-
Allindī, ʾĪzābīl 1942-
Alʹliyindī, Īzābīl
Isabel Allende Chilean Novelist
Isabel Allende chilei író és újságíró
Isabel Allende chilenische Schriftstellerin
Isabel Allende chilijska pisarka
Isabel ALLENDE ĉilia verkistino
Isabel Allende escritora chilena
Isabel Allende la città delle bestie
Isabel Allende schrijfster
Isabel Allendeová
Isabel Alýende
Isabella Allende
İzabel Alyende
Izabella Aljende
Llona, Isabel Allende
Llona Isabel Allende 1942-....
Ισαμπέλ Αγιέντε
Альенде, Изабель
Альенде, Исабель, 1942-
Изабела Аљенде
Исабел Алиенде
Исабель Альенде
Ізабель Альєнде
Ісабель Альендэ
Ісабэль Альлендэ
Իզաբել Ալենդե
איזבל איינדה
איינדה, איזבל
الليندي، ايزابيل
إيزابيل ألليندى، 1942-
إيزابيل أيندي
ایزابل آلنده ژورنالیست و نویسنده شیلیایی
ਇਜ਼ਾਬੇਲ ਅਲੈਂਦੇ
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