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In the midst of winter / Isabel Allende ; translated by Nick Caistor and Amanda Hopkinson

Allende, Isabel, (author.). Caistor, Nick, (translator.). Hopkinson, Amanda, 1948- (translator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library LP FIC ALLE (Text) 30886001050117 Large print fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432844363
  • ISBN: 1432844369
  • Physical Description: 471 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Farmington Hills, Michigan : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Thorndike Press large print basic series."
"Originally published in Spain in 2017 as Más allá del invierno"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Begins with a minor traffic accident--which becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster--a 60-year-old human rights scholar--hits the car of Evelyn Ortega--a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala--in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes an unforeseen and far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz--a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile--for her advice. These three very different people are brought together in a mesmerizing story that moves from present-day Brooklyn to Guatemala in the recent past to 1970s Chile and Brazil, sparking the beginning of a long overdue love story between Richard and Lucia."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Large type books.
College teachers > Fiction.
Women college teachers > Fiction.
Women illegal aliens > Fiction.
Human rights > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
Guatemala > Fiction.
Chile > Fiction.

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