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The prisoner of the sky

In December 1957 a long winter of ash and shadow envelops Barcelona and his dark alleys. The city is still trying to get out of the post-war poverty, and only for children, and for those who have learned to forget, Christmas preserves its magic atmosphere intact, charge of hope. Daniel Sempre - the memorable protagonist of "The shadow of the wind" is now a married man and directs the family library together with the Father and the faithful Fermin with which he tightened a solid friendship. One morning, an unknown library enters a strive man, lame and free of a hand, who buys a pregious edition of "the Count of Montecristo" by paying her the triple of his value, but immediately returning it to Daniel because they deliver it, With a disturbing dedication, to Fermin. Thus open the doors of the past and ancient ghosts return to upset the present through the memories of Fermin. To know a painful truth that has so far been held hidden, Daniel has to go into a damn era, in the bowels of Montjuic prisons, and find out which subtle agreement tied David Martin - the narrator of "The game of angel" - Al His jailer, Mauricio Valls, an invalid man who embodies the worst of the frankist regime ...

  • Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon
  • Format: Paperback, 12.7 x 19.5 cm
  • Pages: 349
  • Publisher: Mondadori
  • Necklace: Oscar Bestsellers
  • Year: 2016

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