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Author Allende, Isabel.

Uniform Title Más allá del invierno. English
Title In the midst of winter / Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Nick Caistor and Amanda Hopkinson.

Imprint New York : Atria Books, 2017.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Allende, I    ---  Available
1 copy ordered for Axe Acquisitions Order on 11-20-2017.
Edition 1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Description 342 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in Spain in 2017 as Más allá del invierno"--Title page verso.
Summary "In the Midst of Winter 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.
Source B&T 11.2017 PARS
Subject College teachers -- Fiction.
Women college teachers -- Fiction.
Women illegal aliens -- Fiction.
Human rights -- Fiction.
Romance fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Guatemala -- Fiction.
Chile -- Fiction.
Added Author Caistor, Nick. Translator.
Hopkinson, Amanda, 1948- Translator.
ISBN 9781501178139 (hardback)
150117813X (hardback)

 
    
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