New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
A coming-of-age story, based on a recent shocking chapter of Argentine history, about a young woman who makes a devastating discovery about her origins with the help of an enigmatic houseguest.

Perla Correa grew up a privileged only child in Buenos Aires, with a cold, polished mother and a straitlaced naval officer father, whose profession she learned early on not to disclose in a country still reeling from the abuses perpetrated by the deposed military dictatorship. Perla understands that her parents were on the wrong side of the conflict, but her love for her papá is unconditional. But when Perla is startled by an uninvited visitor, she begins a journey that will force her to confront the unease she has suppressed all her life, and to make a wrenching decision about who she is, and who she will become.

    Get it on Google Play

Similar Books by other authors...



Hardback Editions

March 2012 : USA Hardback
thumb

Title: Perla
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
ISBN: 0-307-59959-0 / 978-0-307-59959-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

February 2013 : USA Paperback
thumb

Title: Perla (Vintage Contemporaries)
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
ISBN: 0-307-74417-5 / 978-0-307-74417-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


January 2012 : UK Paperback
thumb

Title: Perla
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
ISBN: 1-908323-21-3 / 978-1-908323-21-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Haus Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Audio Editions

March 2013 : USA Audio edition
thumb

Title: Perla
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
Publisher: HorbucHHamburg HHV GmbH
Availability: Amazon   


March 2012 : UK Audio edition
thumb

Title: Perla
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

March 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumb

Title: Perla (Vintage Contemporaries)
Author(s): Carolina De Robertis
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



Search for