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In the midst of winter : a novel / Isabel Allende ; translated from the Spanish by Nick Castor and Amanda Hopkinson.

Allende, Isabel, (author.).
Book Book (2017.)
Description: 342 pages cm
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2017.
18 of 41 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
3 current holds with 41 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult Fiction FIC Allende (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9781501178139 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 150117813X (hardback)
  • Edition: First Atria Books hardcover edition.
General Note: "Originally published in Spain in 2017 as Más allá del invierno" -- Verso title page.
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.
Authors: Castor, Nick, (translator.). Hopkinson, Amanda, 1948- (translator.).


Allende, Isabel. "In the midst of winter : a novel." New York : Atria Books, 2017.

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