Isabel Allende is the author of twelve works of fiction, including the New York Times bestsellers Maya's Notebook, Island Beneath the Sea, Ines of My Soul, Daughter of Fortune, and a novel that has become a world-renowned classic, The House of the Spirits. Born in Peru and raised in Chile, she lives in California.
If you liked The House of the Spirits and Daughter of Fortune, you will no doubt love Allende's new work, which completes the trilogy. Here, young Aurora de Valle strains against her restrictive upbringing. Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.
"Complex, intriguing, ambitious ... it's Allende's remarkable flair
for character that makes it all come alive."--Kirkus
"Portrait in Sepia is rich with color and emotion and packed with intriguing characters."--San Francisco Chronicle
"Rich and complex ... Allende exercises her supreme storytelling abilities ... a grand installment in an already impressive repertoire."--Publishers Weekly (* Starred Review *)