Perla

Product Number: EB00173118
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307957382
Publisher: Vintage
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Description

A coming-of-age story, based on a recent shocking chapter of Argentine history, about a young woman who makes a devastating discovery about her origins with the help of an enigmatic houseguest. Perla Correa grew up a privileged only child in Buenos Aires, with a cold, polished mother and a straitlaced naval officer father, whose profession she learned early on not to disclose in a country still reeling from the abuses perpetrated by the deposed military dictatorship. Perla understands that her parents were on the wrong side of the conflict, but her love for her papA is unconditional. But when Perla is startled by an uninvited visitor, she begins a journey that will force her to confront the unease she has suppressed all her life, and to make a wrenching decision about who she is, and who she will become.

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Original Publish Date: Mar 27, 2012

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Narrator(s): Carolina De Robertis
Product Number Z100026153
Released: Mar 27, 2012
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Books on Tape
ISBN: #9780307969613

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