[BOOKS] ⚦ The Wrong Blood Author Manuel de Lope – E-inbusiness.co.uk

The Wrong Blood In The Basque Country In Northern Spain, Just Before The Civil War, Three Men In Dinner Suits Stop For A Drink At A Bar Before Continuing On Their Way To A Wedding Their Trip Is Interrupted When Their Leader, The Wealthy Don Leopoldo, Has A Stroke In The Restroom.This Event, Bizarre And Undignified Though It Is, Begins To Weave Together The Lives Of Two Remarkable Women The Bride, The Beautiful And Distinguished Isabel Cruces, And Mar A Antonia Etxarri, The Bar Owner S Adolescent Daughter Shortly After The Outbreak Of The War, Mar A Antonia Is Raped And Isabel S Newlywed Husband, Captain Julen Herraiz, Is Shot Both Women Find Themselves Violently Altered, Alone, And Pregnant A Crippled But Wise Local Doctor Is The Only Witness To The Mysterious, Silent Agreement These Women Conclude In The Loneliness And Desperation Of Their Mutual Suffering Many Years Later, A Young Student, Grandson To Isabel, Returns To The Scene Of The Events To Spend An Innocent Summer Studying For Law Exams As He Goes About His Work, He Unwittingly Awakens The Ghosts Haunting Both Mar A Antonia And The Doctor, And Through Their Memories The Passionate Stories Of The Past Unfurl Before The Reader De Lope Brilliantly Reveals His Incredible Story Through Flashes Of Memory And Emotion, Told In A Winding Torrent That Expresses The Cumulative Nature Of Both History And Nostalgia.

10 thoughts on “The Wrong Blood

  1. says:

    The Wrong Blood is one of those novels I really wanted to love but left me feeling flat Several days after finishing the story, I am not quite certain what Mr de Lope was trying to accomplish Was he trying to tell a story about th

  2. says:

    The Wrong Blood is the story of two women of different classes in Spain s Basque country Maria Antonia Etxarri, the young daughter of a local innkeeper and Isabel Cruces Hernandez, who comes from a family of wealth and influence Duri

  3. says:

    This is really a 1.5 rating, but I can t in good conscience give it the same number of stars that I have 50 Shades of Grey, so, whatevs.There s no doubt that this is a beautifully written book Full of poignant observations about life and

  4. says:

    When I started to read this book I was worried that I d tackled it too soon after reading The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver The Wrong Blood was also a steak of a book and Manuel de Lope created a beautifully written story that translated incre

  5. says:

    The Wrong Blood opens in a small Basque village at the beginning of the Spanish Civil War, alternating between 1930s Spain to present This is the first book of de Lope s to be translated into English, and I am eager to readLiterary and exquisite.

  6. says:

    It was my great pleasure to work on this stunning book The key is to surrender to the prose, wade into the descriptions, and let the story unfold in its slow, magnificent way.

  7. says:

    There isn t really much of a plot, but the plot that is there plays out exactly how you think it will Except there is no real explanation of the arrangement between Maria and Isabel It s readable, but not what I would call gripping or compelling.

  8. says:

    Manuel de Lope s The Wrong Blood, is tough to review without giving up the ghost, literally.It is the story of three people bound by a series of shared spawned by the Fascists deathly advance through the Basque Country during the Spanish Civil War Situated f

  9. says:

    The Wrong Blood is a complicated story with a very simple plot Taking place in the present in a seaside village of the Basque Country, The Wrong Blood, tells of a young lawyer who spends a few months in his family s villa to study for his Notary exams The doctor

  10. says:

    But the Lord does not grant the exhausted veins of life with the privilege of a second youthThe Wrong Blood rates up there with the finest Spanish literature I have read I discovered this quiet, heartrending gem on a 3 for 5 table at a discount book store, and bough

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