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Ferrer, Isabel

Overview
Works: 25 works in 77 publications in 1 language and 800 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Psychological fiction  Domestic fiction  College stories  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction  Young adult works  War stories  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PS3554.O3, 813.54
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Publications about Isabel Ferrer
Publications by Isabel Ferrer
Most widely held works by Isabel Ferrer
Granny Dan by Danielle Steel( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 183 libraries worldwide
A russian ballerina's memoir of life as the mistress of the Tsar's physician
The given day by Dennis Lehane( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 65 libraries worldwide
En 1918 Babe Ruth, el mítico bateador de los Red Sox de Boston, se encuentra con su pelota más difícil: la huelga. Luther Laurence huye del beisbol, de Tulsa y de un rastro de sangre para cumplir lo que se espera de un negro en el Este: ser un criado. El policía Danny Coughin es enviado a inspeccionar un buque de guerra con unos cuantos soldados enfermos de vuelta de la Gran Guerra y aquejados de una rara enfermedad: una gripe de consecuencias insospechadas que dejará miles de cadáveres en el North End, el barrio italiano en que Danny, hijo del capitán de la Policía de Boston, espera su placa de oro y su nombramiento como el inspector más joven de la comisaría. Pero después de 1919 el North End ya no será el mismo, Boston y Danny tampoco
Freedom by Jonathan Franzen( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Spanish and held by 41 libraries worldwide
"Patty y Walter Berglund son miembros de una nueva y floreciente clase urbana, pioneros en la recuperación de un barrio degradado. Además de madre modélica y esposa perfecta, Patty es la vecina ideal, la que sabe dónde se reciclan las pilas y cómo escoger un colegio adecuado para los niños. Junto con su marido Walter, abogado ecologista y ferviente defensor de la bicicleta, aportan su grano de arena a la construcción de un mundo mejor. Sin embargo, la llegada del nuevo milenio pone la vida de los Berglund patas arriba."-- Back cover
Homer & Langley : a novel by E. L Doctorow( Book )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 30 libraries worldwide
"'Soy Homer, el hermano ciego. No perdí la vista de golpe, fue como en el cine: un fundido lento' ... Así empieza la historia de los hermanos Collyer que conmocionó al Nueva York de finales de los años cuarenta cuando los encontraron sepultados bajo toneladas de basura en su mansión de la Quinta Avenida. Doctorow aprovecha su propia fascinación por ellos, para llevarnos de la mano a través de los acontecimientos que rodearon la vida de sus personajes, que deciden ausentarse de la vida pero que a cambio consiguen que la vida acuda a la puerta de su casa ..."--Descripción de la editorial
Todo el tiempo del mundo by E. L Doctorow( Book )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
This book contains six unforgettable stories that have never appeared in book form, and a selection of previous classics, All the Time in the World is resonant with the mystery, tension, and moral investigation that distinguish the fiction of E. L. Doctorow
Andrew's Brain : A Novel by E. L Doctorow( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
"Cuando le habla a un interlocutor desconocido, Andrew está pensando, hablando, contándonos la historia de su vida, sus amores y las tragedias que lo han llevado a este momento y lugar concretos. A medida que va confesando y que va quitando capas a su extraña historia, nos vemos forzados a cuestionarnos lo que sabemos de la verdad y la memoria, del cerebro y la mente, la personalidad y el destino, sobre el otro y nosotros mismos. Escrito con profundidad y precision lirica, esta novela que juega con el suspense y experimentación formal resulta perfecta para nuestros tiempos: divertida, incisiva, esceptica, traviesa y profunda."--Amazon
The march : a novel by E. L Doctorow( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 22 libraries worldwide
En 1861 estalló en Estados Unidos la Guerra de Secesión, que enfrentó a los estados del Sur, confederados, y los del Norte, unionistas. Tres años después, en 1864, tras quemar Atlanta, el general unionista Sherman inició su marcha hacia el mar. Un ejército de 60.000 soldados, seguidos por miles de esclavos negros liberados, atravesaron el estado de Georgia hasta las Carolinas. Junto a ellos, las damas sureñas que escapaban de las plantaciones con sus objetos valiosos, sus sirvientes y sus labores de punto, los prisioneros, los advenedizos: todo un mundo flotante que se deslizaba arrasando con
The chaperone by Laura Moriarty( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in Spanish and held by 20 libraries worldwide
"A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives"--
The midnight band of mercy by Michael Blaine( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 19 libraries worldwide
When reporter Max Greengrass finds four dead cats arranged in a ritual manner on a Greenwich village sidewalk, he pursues the story through 1893 New York society until he becomes a target of the people behind a bizarre conspiracy
Just one look by Harlan Coben( Book )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
A seemingly innocuous twenty-year-old photograph turns Grace Lawson's peaceful life upside down when her husband, Jack, mysteriously vanishes with the photograph and unanswered questions threaten her marriage and everything she knows
The art of fielding : a novel by Chad Harbach( Book )
3 editions published in 2013 in Spanish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big-league stardom. But when a routine throw goes disastrously off course, the fates of five people are upended. Henry's fight against self-doubt threatens to ruin his future. College president Guert Affenlight, a longtime bachelor, has fallen unexpectedly and helplessly in love. Owen Dunne, Henry's gay roommate and teammate, becomes caught up in a dangerous affair. Mike Schwartz, the Harpooners' team captain and Henry's best friend, realizes he has guided Henry's career at the expense of his own. And Pella Affenlight, Guert's daughter, returns to Westish after escaping an ill-fated marriage, determined to start a new life. As the season counts down to its climactic final game, these five are forced to confront their deepest hopes, anxieties, and secrets. In the process they forge new bonds, and help one another find their true paths. This novel is about ambition and its limits, about family and friendship and love, and about commitment to oneself and to others
The year the gypsies came by Linzi Alex Glass( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in Spanish and held by 10 libraries worldwide
La joven Emily espera ilusionada el período en que sus padres acogen durante una temporada, en su infeliz hogar en las afueras de Johannesburgo, invitados: mientras dura la visita, sus padres dejan de lado sus desavenencias y se comportan como una verdadera familia. Una familia de vagabundos australianos llega para quedarse un tiempo. Pero su presencia desencadena una serie de inesperados acontecimientos
The land of painted caves by Jean M Auel( Book )
4 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in Spanish and held by 10 libraries worldwide
A novel set 25,000 years ago is the sixth book in the author's landmark series and continues the story of Ayla and Jondalar
Hollywood censurado by Gregory D Black( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Farther away by Jonathan Franzen( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
In "Farther Away," which gathers together essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years, Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes, both human and literary, that have long preoccupied him
Faithless by Karin Slaughter( Book )
7 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
"En el transcurso de un paseo por el bosque, el jefe de policía Jeffrey Tolliver y su esposa, la forense Sara Linton, descubren el cadáver de una muchacha que parece haber sido quemada viva. La autopsia del cadáver, para horror de todos, revela además que la joven estaba embarazada. Inmediatamente, Jeffrey y Sara hacen llamar a la detective Lena Adams para que les ayude a resolver el caso. Las primeras pistas conducirán a los tres investigadores hasta el condado vecino, a una hermética comunidad agrícola aferrada a la religión y al liderazgo de un oscuro persona-je. Sólo la sagacidad de Jeffrey, Sara y Lena podrá desvelar el terrible secreto que en-vuelve dicha comunidad y quizá salvar la vida de otras jóvenes condenadas a morir de tan terrorífica manera."
Rule of the bone : a novel by Russell Banks( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The education of Chappie Dorset, 14, thrown out of the house by his mother for stealing from her to buy pot. He drifts from gang to gang and ends up in Jamaica where he meets his drug-dealing father. A voyage of discovery at the end of which he decides to "get my shit together for the future."
The distant echo by Val McDermid( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Spanish and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Twenty-five years after an unsolved rape and murder, four friends, having been falsely accused of the crime, find themselves targeted by someone who still believes that they are guilty, prompting a search for the real killer
A darker domain : a novel by Val McDermid( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
More than twenty years after the 1984 national miners' strike in Scotland, Cold Case Review Team Inspector Karen Pirie stumbles across new evidence that links the cases of a missing strikebreaker and a kidnapping gone wrong
James Clavell's Gai-Jin : a novel of Japan by James Clavell( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Grand in scope and scale, filled with the richness and passion of two great histories coming together, Gai-jin is the long-awaited sixth novel in James Clavell's magnificent Asian Saga. Sweeping us back to the enigmatic and elusive land of his best-selling Shogun, he weaves an extraordinary tale of Japan, now newly open to gai-jin - foreigners - and teeming with contradictions as the ancient and the modern meet in a clash of cultures, of nations, of generations
 
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Alternative Names
Ferrer, Isabel
Ferrer Marrades, Isabel.
Languages
Spanish (72)
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