In this book you will find stories that have their origins in the sands of the desert and that were hidden under the turbans of its inhabitants, who narrated them together with the heat of their bonfires a thousand times. / En esta obra encontrarán cuentos sacados de las arenas del desierto, escond..
China is, by tradition, antiquity and culture, an inexhaustible source of wisdom -both philosophical and metaphysical- that has been embodied in countless legends and tales over the centuries. In these narrations its content is transmitted clean of mental discourses or dogmatic teachings. / China e..
The country of India has long been associated with spirituality as a cultural heritage. It is impossible to conceive the reality of this people without appealing to their enormous spiritual heritage and their long tradition of seekers of the transcendent. The lessons to be learned are innumerable. /..
1980 is the story of a family like any, or almost all: idiot. I mean, normal. Here is an open-minded mother in Madrid in the late 1970s, who suddenly becomes a widow and discovers freedom, but she also has to raise her children. There is also a cruel grandmother who takes care of those children. And..
In 1984, George Orwell takes us into a dystopia inspired by Nazism and Stalinism. Unanimously considered one of the great landmarks of political literature and science fiction, this novel is a lucid reflection on the mechanisms of social control and a brilliant warning about totalitarianism...
1984 effectively explores the issues of control of the media, government surveillance, totalitarianism, and how a dictator can manipulate and control history, thoughts, and life in such a way that no one can escape. It is a warning to the human race that remains a hot topic...
Rebecca, an arrogant girl who has everything, will live non-existent days in the human calendar. These days she will learn a lot about herself and her partner Olaf, a wise old man. At the end of the journey, Rebeca will understand what is "the meaning of life" in order to transmit it to other people..
A heartwarming love story about people who love books for readers who love booksPraise for 84, Charing Cross Road:Those who have read The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, a novel comprised of only letters between the characters, will see how much that best-seller owes 84..
It all began with a letter inquiring about second-hand books, written by Helene Hanff in New York, posted to a London bookshop. As Helene's sarcastic and witty letters are responded to by the stodgy and proper Frank Doel, a relationship blossoms into a warm and charming long-distance friendship. / ..
This is a true story. A story that begins and ends in one day. A story that lasts a lifetime. Can you relive a life in one day? It happened in New York. On Christmas Day 1969. And the protagonist is Willie Sutton, the Robin Hood of Brooklyn, the Gandhi of gangsters. This story is of astronauts and m..
A beautiful story of friendship, love and improvement told through the eyes of a guide dog... Cross is a cheerful and mischievous guide dog. Mario is a blind young man trying to make his way through life. Together they form an inseparable team. Through My Little Eyes is a moving novel that tells of ..
As Ambrose Bierce said, "home is the only place open all night". And in this first novel by David Trueba, the home belongs to the Belitre, a family as numerous as it is absurd. The people who inhabit this book only listen to the voice of their heart, while reason keeps an impassive silence. / Como ..