Der Schatten des Windes: Roman (German Edition) and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . Learn more

Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Colour:
Image not available

 
Start reading Der Schatten des Windes: Roman (German Edition) on your Kindle in under a minute.

Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App.

Der Schatten des Windes [German] [Paperback]

Carlos Ruiz Zafón , Peter Schwaar


Available from these sellers.


Formats

Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition £7.90  
Hardcover --  
Paperback £6.58  
Paperback, July 2007 --  
Audio, CD, Audiobook £8.09  

Product details

  • Paperback
  • Publisher: Suhrkamp Verlag Gmbh (July 2007)
  • Language: German
  • ISBN-10: 3518459023
  • ISBN-13: 978-3518459027
  • Product Dimensions: 21 x 14 x 4.2 cm

More About the Author

Carlos Ruiz Zafón is the author of six novels, including the international phenomenon The Shadow of the Wind and The Angel's Game, the first two books in a series of novels set in literary universe of The Cemetery of Forgotten Books. His work has been published in more than forty different languages, and honored with numerous international awards. He divides his time between Barcelona, Spain, and Los Angeles, California.

Product Description

Aus dem Span. von Peter Schwaar Ungekürzte Lizenzausg. 2007 526 S. ; 19 cm, TB Kl.-8°, Softcover/Paperback Exemplar antiquarisch gut erhalten, La sombra del vientoSeiten alters- sowie papierbedingt leicht gebräunt, mit Gebrauchsspuren, K16820

Inside This Book (Learn More)
Browse and search another edition of this book.
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Excerpt | Back Cover
Search inside this book:

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet on Amazon.co.uk.
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)
Amazon.com: 4.5 out of 5 stars  2 reviews
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Reine Spannung! 4 Feb 2006
By Professor Joseph L. McCauley - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover
This book, although it starts pretty slowly with a symbollic rather than believeable setting (a huge secret library in a land where there are no secrets), is written as a mystery with very good character development. One comes to know the main characters pretty well. The setting is Franco Spain, and the main effect conveyed repeatedly is the absolute horror of living in a fascist regime where the police can beat or kill you at will and then face no ill consequences. The police inspector, appropriately, is a psychopath.

Aside from quite a few sentences whose length would satisfy a Hegelian philosopher, the German translation is a apparently a very good one.
4.0 out of 5 stars An enjoyable mystery 8 Nov 2009
By Mike P. - Published on Amazon.com
Format:Hardcover|Verified Purchase
This is a well written mystery that takes place in Spain in the years following the country's civil war. A young man named Daniel becomes obsessed with a local author who disappeared during the height of the conflict. As Daniel unveils more facts about the author he comes to find that their lives parallel one another in many ways.

I found the German translation to be somewhat challenging at times. The sentences can be quite long. Not a good book for beginning German students.
Were these reviews helpful?   Let us know

Customer Discussions

This product's forum
Discussion Replies Latest Post
No discussions yet

Ask questions, Share opinions, Gain insight
Start a new discussion
Topic:
First post:
Prompts for sign-in
 

Search Customer Discussions
Search all Amazon discussions
   


Look for similar items by category


Feedback