Book review: Isabel Allende’s The island beneath the sea / Insula de sub mare

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Every time I start a new novel by Isabel Allende, I expect to enter an unknown new world, a thousand miles and years away, which excites and captivates me, which will keep me hooked and barely breathing. She’s a storyteller as I imagine Scheherazade would be, with the extraordinary ability to charm with a “simple” story.

Once again, I was not disappointed… Continue reading