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Ripper

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.50

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS:

Seller ID: 9780062291400

ISBN: 0062291408

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Isabel Allende--the New York Times bestselling author whose books, including Maya's Notebook, Island Beneath the Sea, and Zorro, have sold more than 57 million copies around the world--demonstrates her remarkable literary versatility with Ripper, an atmospheric, fast-paced mystery involving a brilliant teenage sleuth who must unmask a serial killer in San Francisco.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. Long... View more info

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Ripper

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 8/25/2015

Seller ID: 9780062291424

ISBN: 0062291424

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House of the Spirits

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9781501117015

ISBN: 1501117017

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Daughter of Fortune

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: PERENNIAL: 3/29/2014

Seller ID: 9780061120251

ISBN: 0061120251

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An orphan raised in Valparaiso, Chile, by a Victorian spinster and her rigidbrother, vivacious young Eliza Sommers follows her lover to California during the Gold Rush of 1849. Entering a rough-and-tumble world of new arrivals driven mad by gold fever, Eliza moves in a society of single men and prostitutes with the help of her good friend and savior, the Chinese doctor Tao Chi'en. California opens the door to a new life of freedom and independence for the young Chilean, and her search for her elusive lover gradually turns into another kind of journey. By the time she finally hears news of h... 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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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

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Island Beneath the Sea

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARPER COLLINS: 4/25/2014

Seller ID: 9780061988240

ISBN: 0061988243

Condition: USED


Born on the island of Saint-Domingue, Zarite--known as Tete--is the daughter of an African mother she never knew and one of the white sailors who brought her into bondage. Though her childhood is one of brutality and fear, Tete finds solace in the traditional rhythms of African drums and the voodoo loa she discovers through her fellow slaves. When twenty-year-old Toulouse Valmorain arrives on the island in 1770, it's with powdered wigs in his trunks and dreams of financial success in his mind. But running his father's plantation, Saint Lazare, is neither glamorous nor easy. Although Valm... View more info

My Invented Country

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 9780007163090

ISBN: 0007163096

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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

Aphrodite: A Memoir of the Senses

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 12/9/2011

Seller ID: 9780060175900

ISBN: 0060175907

Condition: USED


New York Times-bestselling author Isabel Allende celebrates the pleasures of the sensual life in this rich, joyful and slyly humorous book, a combination of personal narrative and treasury of erotic lore. 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 ... 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

Condition: USED


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Portrait in Sepia

By: Allende, Isabel

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9780007123018

ISBN: 0007123019

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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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Mi Pais Inventado

By: Spanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: RAYO:

Seller ID: 9780060545680

ISBN: 0060545682

Condition: USED


El primer recuerdo que Isabel Allende tiene de Chile es el de una casa que nunca conocio la "casa grande y vieja" de la calle Cueto, donde nacio su madre. Esta casa, evocada por su abuelo con tanta frecuencia que Isabel cree haber vivido alli, se convierte en la protagonista de su primera novela La Casa de los Espiritus. Dicha obra vuelve a aparecer al comienzo de las fascinantes y seductoras memorias, Mi Pais Inventado, que ahora nos ofrece esta talentosa escritora.Los asiduos lectores de Allende reconoceran inmediatamente a los miembros de esta familia chilena -- abuelos, bisabuelos, t... View more info

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Hija de la Fortuna

By: Spanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: RAYO: 9/3/2010

Seller ID: 9780060932763

ISBN: 0060932767

Condition: USED


Eliza Sommers es una joven chilena que vive en Valparaiso en 1849, el ano en que se descubre oro en California. Su amante, Joaquin Andieta, parte hacia el norte decidido a encontrar fortuna, y ella decide seguirlo. El viaje infernal, escondida en la cala de un velero, y la busqueda de su amante en una tierra de hombres solos y prostitutas atraidos por la fiebre del oro, transforman a la joven inocente en una mujer fuera de lo comun. Eliza recibe ayuda y afecto de Tao Chi'en, un medico chino, quien la conducira de la mano en un itinerario memorable por los misterios y contradicciones de la ... View more info

Eva Luna

By: Spanish/Allende, Isabel

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: 9788401423055

ISBN: 8401423058

Condition: USED


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