My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile

My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile ↔ Free Download Format Kindle @My Invented Country: A Nostalgic Journey Through Chile ➳ Kindle Ebook Author Isabel Allende ⡇ Charming and entertaining New York Times Book Review Isabel Allende is surely one of the most graceful and yet haunting writers alive St Louis Post Dispatch Throughout, Allendes writing is beautifully descriptive, with eloquent turns of phrase and vivid metaphors Boston Globe At every bend Allende delights us with unexpected humor Milwaukee Journal Sentinel A delicious exploration Orlando Sentinel Dazzling as a kaleidoscope an artful tumbling and knocking that throws light and reveals strange depths Kirkus Reviews Poignant Allendes keen intelligence and lively prose keep readers wishing for San Diego Union Tribune Riveting in its frankness and compassion, Allendes account of why and how she became a writer is profoundly moving Booklist A stunningly intimate memoir Allende is that rare writer whose understanding of story matches her mastery of language Entertainment Weekly Intriguing elements of the authors captivating history Publishers WeeklyIsabel Allende s first memory of Chile is of a house she never knew The large old house on the Calle Cueto, where her mother was born and which her grandfather evoked so frequently that Isabel felt as if she had lived there, became the protagonist of her first novel, The House of the Spirits It appears again at the beginning of Allende s playful, seductively compelling memoir My Invented Country, and leads us into this gifted writer s world. Here are the almost mythic figures of a Chilean family grandparents and great grandparents, aunts, uncles, and friends with whom readers of Allende s fiction will feel immediately at home And here, too, is an unforgettable portrait of a charming, idiosyncratic Chilean people with a violent history and an indomitable spirit Although she claims to have been an outsider in her native land I never fit in anywhere, not into my family, my social class, or the religion fate bestowed on me Isabel Allende carries with her even today the mark of the politics, myth, and magic of her homeland In My Invented County, she 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 September 11, 2001, on her newly adopted homeland, the United States, brought forth from Allende an overdue acknowledgment that she had indeed left home My Invented Country, whose structure mimics the workings of memory itself, ranges back and forth across that distance accrued between the author s past and present lives It speaks compellingly to immigrants, and to all of us, who try to retain a coherent inner life in a world full of contradictions. 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  • Format Kindle
  • 0641614403
  • Isabel Allende
  • Anglais
  • 26 March 2016