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Allende, Isabel

Summary: Sponsored by the poet Pablo Neruda to flee the violence of the Spanish Civil War, a pregnant widow and an army doctor unite in an arranged marriage only to be swept up by the early days of World War II.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Contents: Una trama de una saga familiar, ambientada en la mitad del siglo XIX, y que viaja entre Chile y California a causa de la fiebre del oro. Sus personajes viajan entre la narracion de Allende, para posarse poco a poco en la retina del lector.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perennial 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.3 ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1991

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Allende, Isabel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 1991

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

Allende, Isabel

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "In the late 1930s, civil war grips Spain. When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border. Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life intertwined with that of Victor Dalmau, an army doctor and the brother of her deceased love. In order to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Allende, Isabel

Summary: After the death of her beloved grandfather, nineteen-year-old Maya Vidal, turning to drugs, alcohol, and petty crimes, becomes trapped in a war between assassins, the police, the FBI, and Interpol, until her grandmother helps her escape to a remote island off the coast of Chile where she tries to make sense of her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Allende 2013

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: A work of historical fiction chronicles the brave deeds and passionate loves of a spirited woman who journeyed to the New World and helped found a nation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2006

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Allende, Isabel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1993

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: "The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SPANISH 468 ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ALLENDE, ISABEL ALL

Allende, Isabel

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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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Allende 2017

Allende, Isabel

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Summary: "In the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain. When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border. Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life irreversibly intertwined with that of Victor Dalmau, an army doctor and the brother of her deceased...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2020

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Allende, Isabel

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Summary: "In the late 1930s, civil war gripped Spain. When General Franco and his Fascists succeed in overthrowing the government, hundreds of thousands are forced to flee in a treacherous journey over the mountains to the French border. Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life irreversibly intertwined with that of Victor Dalmau, an army doctor and the brother of her deceased...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2020

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Allende, Isabel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1988

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Allende, Isabel.

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Summary: "From internationally bestselling author Isabel Allende comes an exquisitely crafted love story and multigenerational epic that sweeps from present-day San Francisco to Poland and the United States during WWII. In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis and the world goes to war, young Alma Belasco's parents send her away to live in safety with an aunt and uncle in their opulent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALL

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: "A fast-paced mystery involving a brilliant teenage sleuth who must unmask a serial killer in San Francisco through Ripper, the online mystery game she plays with her beloved grandfather and friends around the world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Allende 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: In this memoir, Isabel Allende reconstructs the painful reality of her own life in the wake of tragic loss: the death of her daughter, Paula. Recalling the past thirteen years from the daily letters the author and her mother, who lives in Chile, wrote to each other, Allende recounts the stories of the wildly eccentric, strong-minded, and eclectic tribe she gathers around her that becomes a new...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperAudio 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 ALLENDE, ISABEL ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: Presents an adventure novel that describes how Diego de la Vega, the son of a Spanish aristocrat and Shoshone woman, grew to become the elusive Zorro, who returns to California to reclaim the hacienda of his childhood and fight for the rights of the underprivileged.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Allende

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: A work combining personal narrative and erotic lore offers recipes, poems, stories, paintings, and anecdotes focusing on the sensuality of food.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFlamingo 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

Allende, Isabel.

Summary: "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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1999

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Allende, Isabel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2006

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: Born into slavery on the island of Saint-Domingue, Zarite, young Tete and her fellow slaves find solace in what remains of the African heritage. But when 20-year-old Toulouse Valmorain arrives to the island in 1770, he comes to rely on Tete's servitude. Over the course of four decades, Tete learns of humanity's great potential for both progress and cruelty.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2010

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: 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....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: Allende explores the role of memory and nostalgia in shaping her life, her books, and that most intimate connection to her place of origin. Two life-altering events inflect the peripatetic narration of this book: The military coup and violent death of her uncle, Salvador Allende Gossens, on September 11, 1973, sent her into exile and transformed her into a writer. The terrorist attack of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 863.64 All

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