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Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Spain (1964 - 2020)

Carlos Ruiz Zafón was born in Barcelona in 1964. He won the Premio Edebe for his first novel, Prince of the Mists and La Sombra del Viento was a finalist for the Premio Lara.

Genres: Literary Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy

Dilys Awards Best Book nominee (2005) : The Shadow Of The Wind
The Richard and Judy Best Read of the Year Best Book nominee (2005) : The Shadow Of The Wind

Carlos Ruiz Zafón recommends
The Invisible City (2009)
Emili Rosales
"A literary yet thrilling journey of self-discovery."
Embassytown (2011)
China Miéville
"One of the most interesting and promising writers to appear in the last few years in any genre."

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