Violeta [English Edition]: A Novel Free Audiobook Download by Isabel Allende

This is the story of Violeta, who was born during Mexico's 1910 Revolution and fought for her country against Pancho Villa. The novel also tells about Violeta's husband, Pablo Neruda, a poet who became president of Chile.

'Violeta' is a novel written by Isabel Allende that explores the effect of feminism, religion and love during Chile's dictatorship in the 1970s. 'Violeta' was published in Spanish in 1976 and was translated into English by Margaret Sayers Peden, who received the National Book Award for Translation in 1982.

At the beginning of this work, readers will be able to learn about the wonderful life of Isabel Allende and her upbringing in Chile. She captures the early life of Violeta and creates a vivid picture of the stories surrounding her. This audiobook lets readers hear Violeta's thoughts as they unfold through her narration.

Violeta is a novel of extraordinary power, set in Chile during the reign of General Pinochet. Mothers and daughters, husbands and wives, friends, enemies, all play their roles as the narrator tells their story. As the protagonist's life unfolds we are presented with a vivid view of her life in all its complexity and mystery--we are given a glimpse at what it means to be human.

This audiobook tells the story of Elena de la Cruz, who is the grand-daughter of Chilean President Sebastián Silva. She is on a 20-year journey to find her father, Pedro de Valdivieso who abandoned his family in order to travel around the world. Her quest inspires her with memories of other journeys and hopes for encounters that will change her life.

In the prologue of US author Isabella Allende's novel Violeta [English Edition], six-year-old Violeta dreamed and told her mother that she was going to grow up to be a writer. As an adult, she achieves her dream, but is forced to confront the dark side of literature when she takes over her father's publishing company after his death.

Published Date 2022-01-25
Duration 11 hours 59 minutes
Author Isabel Allende
Narrated Yareli Arizmendi
(6 Reviews)
Abridged No
Is It Free? 30-days Free
Category Fiction & Literature
Parent Category General, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction

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