This early novel, written for 'young adults' has all the atmosphere and characterisation of the later big sellers, a spooky side of Barcelona linking it with the blockbusters. Read morePublished 16 days ago by SueN
This book continues the Gothic themes of Barcelona that Zafon used to such good effect in The Angel's Game series. Read morePublished 20 days ago by Yottie
Reminiscent of 'The Watcher in the Shadows' with similar themes of teenage love and unkillable monsters. Read morePublished 27 days ago by Amazon Customer
A story as you would expect from CRZ. Chilling gothic horror, characters full of humanity and wit. Who could not fall in love with Marina.Published 29 days ago by Crag
Yes, Zafon does keep us highly fascinated by his abilities for writing good novels! Do read it and enjoy it for it will help make your reading still more enjoyable.Published 2 months ago by John K. Gray
As always with Carlos Ruiz Zafon once you start reading you don't want to stop.
A really exciting tale set in Barcelona.
Carlos is my favourite writer at the moment. What a great read!! The characters are as usual brilliant and the story excellent.Published 4 months ago by Vickig
I've had this book on my shelf since I pre-ordered it back last year. I'm an avid Carlos Ruiz Zafon fan and wanted to make sure that I had time to really enjoy it. Read morePublished 4 months ago by KatElfWilliams