Ebook "The High Mountains of Portugal" A Novel by author is not specified download PDF file format

The High Mountains of Portugal

Book description:

More about this book:

With this highly anticipated new novel, the author of the bestselling Life of Pi returns to the storytelling power and luminous wisdom of his master novel.
The High Mountains of Portugal is a suspenseful, mesmerizing story of a great quest for meaning, told in three intersecting narratives touching the lives of three different people and their families, and taking us on an extraordinary journey through the last century. We begin in the early 1900s, when Tomás discovers an ancient journal and sets out from Lisbon in one of the very first motor cars in Portugal in search of the strange treasure the journal describes. Thirty-five years later, a pathologist devoted to the novels of Agatha Christie, whose wife has possibly been murdered, finds himself drawn into the consequences of Tomás's quest. Fifty years later, Senator Peter Tovy of Ottawa, grieving the death of his own beloved wife, rescues a chimpanzee from an Oklahoma research facility and takes it to live with him in his ancestral village in northern Portugal, where the strands of all three stories miraculously mesh together.
     Beautiful, witty and engaging, Yann Martel's new novel offers us the same tender exploration of the impact and significance of great love and great loss, belief and unbelief, that has marked all his brilliant, unexpected novels.

From the Hardcover edition.

ISBN 10: 9780345809452

Language: English
Publisher: Knopf Canada.
Date: Knopf Canada, February 2016.

The book was published in Knopf Canada, February 2016
Language: English
Genre: Fiction & Literature, Literary Fiction & Literature, Historical

We found some servers for you, where you can download the e-book "The High Mountains of Portugal" by author is not specified PDF for free. The Ebooks Download Free team wishes you a fascinating reading!

Please, select your region to boost load speed:
Any Region