The heart has its reasons : A Novel. / Maria Duenas.
- ISBN: 9781451668360 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.
Declared “a writer to watch” (Publishers Weekly, starred review), New York Times bestselling author María Dueñas pours heart and soul into this story of a woman who discovers the power of second chances.A talented college professor in Madrid, Blanca Perea seems to have it all. But her world is suddenly shattered when her husband of twenty years leaves her for another woman. Questioning the life she once had and whether she truly knows herself, Blanca resolves to change her surroundings. She accepts what looks like a boring research grant in California involving an exiled Spanish writer who died decades ago. Anxious to leave her own troubled life behind, she is gradually drawn into his haunted world, with its poignant loves and unfulfilled ambitions.But in delving into the past, Blanca finds herself simultaneously awakened to the present by Daniel Carter, a charismatic professor with crucial knowledge about the dead writer that he has...
Electronic reproduction. New York : Atria Books, 2014. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2077 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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