The Midnight Palace (Playaway Young Adult)-Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Jonathan Davis

  • Title: The Midnight Palace (Playaway Young Adult)
  • Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon, Jonathan Davis
  • Released: 2011-05-31
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  • Pages: 0
  • ISBN: 1611139457
  • ISBN13: 978-1611139457
  • ASIN: 1611139457


Review It's fast-moving and never hesitates, and it quickly sketches the eight young people who inhabit its pages as quirky and likeable individuals, from the taciturn artist, Michael, to the fiery and intelligent Isobel. It's also a story about stories: tales from the past are woven into the narrative in an elegant way, with the whole book framed by the narrative of the last surviving member of the group. THE GUARDIAN ...if you have a taste for mystery, for the supernatural, for characters of mythic strength, loyalty and heroism... then pick this book up and revel in it. ARMADILLO Zafon's young adult fiction was published in Spain long before he became an international sensation, and its fascinating to see, in his second book, premonitory glimpses of The Shadow of the Wind. ..Zafon makes it look so easy but he's in a class of his own -- Suzi Feay FINANCIAL TIMES A beautiful, haunting and atmospheric tale imbued with the scent of the shady alleyways of Calcutta and a foreboding of tragedy. Good Book Guide March --This text refers to the edition.

About the Author Carlos Ruiz Zafon is the author of six novels, including the international phenomenon THE SHADOW OF THE WIND, and THE ANGEL'S GAME. His work has been published in more than 40 different languages, and honoured with numerous international awards. He divides his time between Barcelona, Spain, and Los Angeles, California. --This text refers to the edition. pdf
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