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Of Love and Shadows
Of Love and Shadows
Author: Isabel Allende, Margaret Sayers Peden (Translator)
Isabel Allende transports us to a Latin American country in the grip of a military dictatorship, where Irene Beltran, an upperclass journalist, and Francisco Leal, a photographer son of a Marxist professor together discover a hideous crime.  They also discover how far they dare go in search of the truth in a nation of terror . . . and ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780553273601
ISBN-10: 0553273604
Publication Date: 5/1/1988
Pages: 304
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.

4.1 stars, based on 58 ratings
Publisher: Bantam
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
Members Wishing: 0
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I am an Allende fanatic and love all her books. But I really think her earlier ones, such as the EVA LUNA books and this one, "OF LOVE AND SHADOWS" are her best.

A great read and historically accurate of the horrors in Chile after we (the CIA) asassinated the democratically elected, president Allende.
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A haunting novel set against a backdrop of revolution in Latin America (a thinly disguised Chile).
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Love in a reign of terror.


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