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The angel's game

Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafón; Lucia Graves
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2009.
Series: Cemetery of Forgotten Books, 2.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In an abandoned mansion at the heart of Barcelona, a young man, David Martin, makes his living by writing sensationalist novels under a pseudonym. Close to despair, he receives a letter from a reclusive French editor, Andreas Corelli, who makes him the offer of a lifetime -- write a book unlike anything that has ever existed -- a book with the power to change hearts and minds. In return, he will receive a fortune,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Spanish fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Ruiz Zafón; Lucia Graves
ISBN: 9780385528702 0385528701 9781921520433 1921520434 9780767931113 0767931114
OCLC Number: 259265983
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Description: 531 pages ; 25 cm
Series Title: Cemetery of Forgotten Books, 2.
Other Titles: Juego del ángel.
Responsibility: Carlos Ruiz Zafón ; translated into English by Lucia Graves.

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In an abandoned mansion at the heart of Barcelona, a young man, David Martin, makes his living by writing sensationalist novels under a pseudonym. Close to despair, he receives a letter from a reclusive French editor, Andreas Corelli, who makes him the offer of a lifetime -- write a book unlike anything that has ever existed -- a book with the power to change hearts and minds. In return, he will receive a fortune, and perhaps more. But as David begins the work, he realizes that there is a connection between his haunting book and the shadows that surround his home.

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<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/505017651<\/a>> # Juego del \u00E1ngel.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Juego del \u00E1ngel.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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