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Ripper

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 8/25/2015

Seller ID: 9780062291424

ISBN: 0062291424

Condition: USED


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Infinite Plan

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 3/19/2015

Seller ID: 9780060924980

ISBN: 0060924985

Condition: USED


Selling more than 65,000 copies and topping bestseller lists around the world -- including Spain, Germany, Italy, and Latin America -- this novel tells the engrossing story of one man's quest for love and for his soul. View more info

Japanese Lover

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9781471152191

ISBN: 1471152197

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Paula

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 3/12/2015

Seller ID: 9780060927219

ISBN: 0060927216

Condition: USED


With an enchanting blend of magical realism, politics, and romance reminiscent of her classic bestseller The House of the Spirits, Isabel Allende presents a soul-baring memoir that seizes the reader like a novel of suspense. Written for her daughter Paula when she became ill and slipped into a coma, Paula is the colorful story of Allende's life -- from her early years in her native Chile, through the turbulent military coup of 1973, to the subsequent dictatorship and her family's years of exile. In the telling, bizarre ancestors reveal themselves, delightful and bitter childhood memories... View more info

Daughter of Fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1/23/2014

Seller ID: 9780060194918

ISBN: 006019491X

Condition: USED


Orphaned at birth, Eliza Sommers is raised in the British colony of Valparaiso, Chile, by the well-intentioned Victorian spinster Miss Rose and her more rigid brother Jeremy. Just as she meets and falls in love with the wildly inappropriate Joaquin Andieta, a lowly clerk who works for Jeremy, gold is discovered in the hills of northern California. By 1849, Chileans of every stripe have fallen prey to feverish dreams of wealth. Joaquin takes off for San Francisco to seek his fortune, and Eliza, pregnant with his child, decides to follow him. So begins Isabel Allende's enchanting new novel... View more info

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Ines of My Soul

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 8/2/2012

Seller ID: 9780061161537

ISBN: 0061161535

Condition: USED


Born into a poor family in Spain, Ines, a seamstress, finds herself condemned to a life of hard work without reward or hope for the future. It is the sixteenth century, the beginning of the Spanish conquest of the Americas, and when her shiftless husband disappears to the New World, Ines uses the opportunity to search for him as an excuse to flee her stifling homeland and seek adventure. After her treacherous journey takes her to Peru, she learns that her husband has died in battle. Soon she begins a fiery love affair with a man who will change the course of her life: Pedro de Valdivia, war... View more info

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Ines of My Soul

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 2/21/2015

Seller ID: 9780061161544

ISBN: 0061161543

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In the early years of the conquest of the Americas, Ines Suarez, a seamstress condemned to a life of toil, flees Spain to seek adventure in the New World. As Ines makes her way to Chile, she begins a fiery romance with Pedro de Valdivia, war hero and field marshal to the famed Francisco Pizarro. Together the lovers will build the new city of Santiago, and they will wage war against the indigenous Chileans--a bloody struggle that will change Ines and Valdivia forever, inexorably pulling each of them toward separate destinies.Ines of My Soul is a work of breathtaking scope that masterfully... View more info

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City of the Beasts

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 2/24/2014

Seller ID: 9780060509187

ISBN: 006050918X

Condition: USED


Fifteen-year-old Alexander Cold has the chance to take the trip of a lifetime. Parting from his family and ill mother, Alexander joins his fearless grandmother, a magazine reporter for International Geographic, on an expedition to the dangerous, remote world of the Amazon. Their mission, along with the others on their team -- including a celebrated anthropologist, a local guide and his young daughter Nadia, and a doctor -- is to document the legendary Yeti of the Amazon known as the Beast.Under the dense canopy of the jungle, Alexander is amazed to discover much more than he could have i... View more info

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Portrait in Sepia

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 11/15/2014

Seller ID: 9780060936365

ISBN: 0060936363

Condition: USED


Isabel Allende's sensuous novel about the mystery of memory In nineteenth-century Chile, Aurora del Valle suffers a brutal trauma that erases all recollections of the first five years of her life. Raised by her regal and ambitious grandmother Paulina del Valle, Aurora grows up in a privileged environment, but is 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 explores the mystery of her past. View more info

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Japanese Lover

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 5/5/2016

Seller ID: 9781501116971

ISBN: 1501116975

Condition: USED


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Maya's Notebook

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 4/16/2014

Seller ID: 9780062105622

ISBN: 0062105620

Condition: USED


Neglected by her parents, nineteen-year-old Maya Nidal has grown up in a rambling old house in Berkeley with her grandparents. Her grandmother Nidia, affectionately known as Nini, is a force of nature--willful and outspoken, unconventionally wise with a mystical streak, and fiercely protective--a woman whose formidable strength helped her build a new life after emigrating from Chile in 1973. Popo, Maya's grandfather, is an African American astronomer and professor--a gentle man whose solid, comforting presence helps calm the turbulence of Maya's adolescence.When Popo dies of cancer, Maya... View more info

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Sum of Our Days

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.50

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 12/12/2015

Seller ID: 9780061551840

ISBN: 0061551848

Condition: USED


In The Sum of Our Days, internationally acclaimed author Isabel Allende reconstructs the painful reality of her own life in the wake of the tragic death of her daughter, Paula. Narrated with warmth, humor, exceptional candor, and wisdom, this remarkable memoir is as exuberant and full of life as its creator. Allende bares her soul as she shares her thoughts on love, marriage, motherhood, spirituality and religion, infidelity, addiction, and memory--and recounts stories of the wildly eccentric, strong-minded, and eclectic tribe she gathers around her and lovingly embraces as a new kind of fa... View more info

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My Invented Country

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $9.00

Publisher: 9/19/2014

Seller ID: 006054564X

ISBN: 006054564X

Condition: USED


Isabel Allende's first memory of Chile is of a house she never knew. The "large old house" on the Calle Cueto, where her mother was born and which her grandfather evoked so frequently that Isabel felt as if she had lived there, became the protagonist of her first novel, The House of the Spirits. It appears again at the beginning of Allende's playful, seductively compelling memoir My Invented Country, and leads us into this gifted writer's world.Here are the almost mythic figures of a Chilean family -- grandparents and great-grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends -- with whom readers of... View more info

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House of the Spirits

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 3/25/2015

Seller ID: 9780553273915

ISBN: 0553273914

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My Invented Country

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 12/14/2015

Seller ID: 9780060545673

ISBN: 0060545674

Condition: USED


Isabel Allende evokes the magnificent landscapes of her country; a charming, idiosyncratic Chilean people with a violent history and an indomitable spirit; and the politics, religion, myth, and magic of her homeland that she carries with her even today.The book circles around two life-changing moments. The assassination of her uncle Salvador Allende Gossens on September 11, 1973, sent her into exile and transformed her into a literary writer. And the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, on her adopted homeland, the United States, brought forth an overdue acknowledgment that Allende h... View more info

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Of Love and Shadows

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $3.00

Publisher: 9/23/2013

Seller ID: 9780553273601

ISBN: 0553273604

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Aphrodite : A Memoir of the Senses

By: Allende, Isabel/Shekter, Robe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 10/27/2014

Seller ID: 9780060930172

ISBN: 0060930179

Condition: USED


Under the aegis of the Goddess of Love, Isabel Allende uses her storytelling skills brilliantly in Aphrodite to evoke the delights of food and sex. After considerable research and study, she has become an authority on aphrodisiacs, which include everything from food and drink to stories and, of course, love. Readers will find here recipes from Allende's mother, poems, stories from ancient and foreign literatures, paintings, personal anecdotes, fascinating tidbits on the sensual art of foodand its effects on amorous performance, tips on how to attract your mate and revive flagging virility, ... View more info

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Eva Luna

By: Spanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: RAYO: 7/5/2012

Seller ID: 9780060951283

ISBN: 0060951281

Condition: USED


Las aventuras picarescas de una Sherezade latinoamericana, relatando su nacimiento ilegitimo, su orfandad, su adolescencia sin rumbo, sus actividades contra el gobierno, y su romance con un problematico director de peliculas documentales. Por medio de su don narrativo, Eva Luna inventa una realidad personal determinada por la magia y el destino. View more info

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El juego de Ripper (Spanish Edition)

By: SPanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE ESPANOL:

Seller ID: 9780804171656

ISBN: 0804171653

Condition: USED


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La Casa de los Espiritus

By: Spanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $3.00

Seller ID: 8401422248

ISBN: 8401422248

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