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The Time in Between - Maria Duenas

For those who know me, they will think this is a very unusual book for me to write about – normally the novels I read involve a few castles, plenty of sword fighting, and possibly a great battle or two.  339 more words

Historical

María Dueñas, Misión Olvido

Blanca, a Spanish linguistics professor, is suddenly set adrift by her husband’s sudden decision to leave her for a younger woman. She decides she needs to get away, to go some place where no one knows her. 583 more words

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Great periods of History to write about - stage 2 (Tudors to WW2) #Historical #Fiction

Ok, last time I discussed five era’s from Ancient Greece until the Medieval age, this time I’ll be bringing things up until the modern age. 927 more words

Historical

Snippet: María Dueñas' "Temperance"

María Dueñas, La Templanza , 2015, 544 p.

Publisher’s summary:

There was nothing that made Mauro Larrea think that the fortune he built up with years of tenacity and courage would collapse with one big setback. 198 more words

English

Diez escritoras españolas en Zaragoza

Margarita Barbáchano abre este año el cuarto ciclo “Escritoras Españolas”, con una presentación de su libro “El Gran Hotel del Salto”,  en la Biblioteca Municipal de Daroca. 64 more words

Maria Duenas - The Time in Between (2011)

This book falls somewhere in between for me. I didn’t hate it, but I wasn’t dying to pick up and read it either. It wasn’t compelling for me, although some will probably disagree. 273 more words

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El tiempo entre costuras #trotaleras

El tiempo entre costuras es una popular novela española que relata la vida de la España de principios del siglo XX, justo cuando estalla la Guerra Civil y se instala Franco en el poder. 95 more words

Cultura