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El Encanto review Ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB Susana López Rubio É 3 characters read El Encanto Om French haute couture to Arabian silks El Encanto indulges the senses in opulent extravagance It caters to visiting Hollywood stars rising politicos and prerevolutionary Cuba’s wealthiest power players including the notorious mobster César ValdésFalling in love with the mobster’s young wife Gloria is suicide But Patricio is irresistibly drawn to the beautiful girl with sad eyes a razor sharp intellect and a penchant for both Christian Dio. I enjoyed my time with this I noted that this comes almost on the heels of my having read Graham Greene s Our Man in Havana The time period is not uite identical but discussing the Greene in a group it was noted how that one gave a good feeling about the Havana of the time The Price of Paradise does this even better I knew Havana was a post war place of glamour and glitz The author has been a screenwriter and that skill comes through The book is written in scenes though I wouldn t uite call it cinematic She just does a superb job of placing the reader alongside the characters and I could easily see whatever was going on in any particular scene whether it was in the department store a nightclub or home There are two narrators Patricio and Gloria The chapters don t exactly alternate but it is always clear who is telling the story Because of this those two characters are well drawn The minor characters are caricatures than characterizations The writing style is OK but I think that s not why one would read this book At least it s not why I kept turning pagesStill this isn t literature and I can t find all the stars that others might be willing to give It is perhaps in the lower part of my 4 star group and I hope I m not being stingy or generous Fluid-Fluid Interactions rising politicos and prerevolutionary Cuba’s wealthiest power players including the notorious mobster César ValdésFalling in love with the mobster’s young wife Gloria is suicide But Patricio is irresistibly drawn to the beautiful girl with sad eyes a Medical Mineralogy and Geochemistry razor sharp intellect and a penchant for both Christian Dio. I enjoyed my time with this I noted that this comes almost on the heels of my having New Views of the Moon read Graham Greene s Our Man in Havana The time period is not uite identical but discussing the Greene in a group it was noted how that one gave a good feeling about the Havana of the time The Price of Paradise does this even better I knew Havana was a post war place of glamour and glitz The author has been a screenwriter and that skill comes through The book is written in scenes though I wouldn t uite call it cinematic She just does a superb job of placing the Molecular Geomicrobiology reader alongside the characters and I could easily see whatever was going on in any particular scene whether it was in the department store a nightclub or home There are two narrators Patricio and Gloria The chapters don t exactly alternate but it is always clear who is telling the story Because of this those two characters are well drawn The minor characters are caricatures than characterizations The writing style is OK but I think that s not why one would Low-Temperature Thermochronology read this book At least it s not why I kept turning pagesStill this isn t literature and I can t find all the stars that others might be willing to give It is perhaps in the lower part of my 4 star group and I hope I m not being stingy or generous

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El Encanto review Ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB Susana López Rubio É 3 characters read El Encanto R’s clothes and Einstein’s theories Within the walls of El Encanto anything seems possible even a love that promises to heal them and a desire that thrums with the mambo beat of the city itselfIn a reckless love affair that spans half a century Patricio’s and Gloria’s lives entwine time and again challenged by every twist of fate for in a world of murder betrayal and revolution those who dare to reach for paradise seldom survive unscathed. Susana Lopez Rubio has crafted a very compelling story line about life in Havana in the 1950 sThe genre of this novel is Historical Romance I usually am not attracted to this type of book Most romance to me seems contrived Not so this bookPatricio leaves a destitute Spain to make his fortune in Havana His salesmanship prowess is so potent he lands a job in Havana s most prestigious department store El EncantoC sar Vald s is a don a gangster a mafioso He owns Havana and all the law enforcement officials in itGloria is a young beautiful girl of 13 C sar takes a fancy to her and marries her at this tender ageOf course you know where this is going Patricio and Gloria fall madly in love despite the dangers involved The story continues throughout their lives with all the stolen kisses and other events you would expectThis book was offered from First to Read for 199 Worth every penny It is now 4995 stars Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Water-Rock Interaction reckless love affair that spans half a century Patricio’s and Gloria’s lives entwine time and again challenged by every twist of fate for in a world of murder betrayal and Minerals, Inclusions and Volcanic Processes revolution those who dare to Amphiboles reach for paradise seldom survive unscathed. Susana Lopez Rubio has crafted a very compelling story line about life in Havana in the 1950 sThe genre of this novel is Historical Romance I usually am not attracted to this type of book Most Biomineralization romance to me seems contrived Not so this bookPatricio leaves a destitute Spain to make his fortune in Havana His salesmanship prowess is so potent he lands a job in Havana s most prestigious department store El EncantoC sar Vald s is a don a gangster a mafioso He owns Havana and all the law enforcement officials in itGloria is a young beautiful girl of 13 C sar takes a fancy to her and marries her at this tender ageOf course you know where this is going Patricio and Gloria fall madly in love despite the dangers involved The story continues throughout their lives with all the stolen kisses and other events you would expectThis book was offered from First to Read for 199 Worth every penny It is now 4995 stars

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El Encanto review Ñ eBook or Kindle ePUB Susana López Rubio É 3 characters read El Encanto In a city as corrupt as it was luxurious those who dared to dream were bound to pay the priceHavana Cuba 1947 Young Patricio flees impoverished Spain and steps into the sultry island paradise of Havana with only the clothes on his back and half baked dreams of a better life Blessed with good looks and natural charm he lands a job as a runner at El Encanto one of the most luxurious department stores in the worldFamous for its exuisite offerings fr. Lovely storyThis is a beautiful historical love story that spans 50 years It tells of soul mate love friendship and survival Old Havana comes alive in this book I m not familiar with the history of Havana during this era so I can t speak to it s historical accuracy but the settings and story felt true It doesn t read like a translated book although it is It took awhile for me to get into the book but once I did I felt like I had been transported to another world


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    read El Encanto read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio Susana López Rubio É 3 characters This is a wonderful love story set largely in sumptuous pre Revolutionary Cuba and then into the times of Castro and Ché who are intricately portrayed in the latter chapters The protagonist and his friends are from Astur

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    read El Encanto E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio “The girl looked at me with sad eyes and my heart trembled Those eyes seemed like uicksand easy to fall into and impossible to climb out of”I knew not far into this book that it was going to be one of my favorites for the year For starters

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    read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio Susana López Rubio É 3 characters Lovely storyThis is a beautiful historical love story that spans 50 years It tells of soul mate love friendship and survival Old Havana comes alive in this book I'm not familiar with the history of Havana during this era so I can't speak to it's historical accuracy but the settings and story felt true It doesn't read like a translat

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    E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio read El Encanto Admittedly I didn't have high expectations for this one I only read it because it's fiction in translation and it's about Cuba where I've been The writing is painfully pedestrian and the story is filled with romantic cliches The historic details were well done though

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    read El Encanto Susana López Rubio É 3 characters read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio I didn't realize when I bought this audio book I was getting a sappy romance story with mobsters star crossed lovers and all the trimmings I thought it was historical fiction about Cuba before the revolution Ah well It wasn't so ba

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    Susana López Rubio É 3 characters E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio I enjoyed my time with this I noted that this comes almost on the heels of my having read Graham Greene's Our Man in Hava

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    E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio Susana López Rubio É 3 characters Susana Lopez Rubio has crafted a very compelling story line about life in Havana in the 1950'sThe genre of this novel is Historical Romance I usually am not attracted to this type of book Most romance to me seem

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    E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio I found the story to be gripping The writing seemed juvenile at some points but I think that has to do with the translation and less to to do with the Authors abilities I would definitely recommend the story

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    read El Encanto E–pub Free El Encanto author Susana López Rubio Susana López Rubio É 3 characters I thought I was going to read a good historical novel It ended up being a dime store romance devoid of any substance Great for 14 year old girls

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    Susana López Rubio É 3 characters read É eBook or Kindle ePUB É Susana López Rubio read El Encanto This was a free book if “international” best sellers maybe it was better in Spanish but I doubt it the story was ridiculous the characters were cutouts the writing pedestrian I feel like I must have read a different book from those who gave it such good reviews it wasn’t even a good love story

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  • El Encanto
  • Susana López Rubio
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  • 07 May 2019
  • 9781721364800