“La dama azul” es la primera novela publicada por Javier Sierra, en , yo la leí después de haber leído “Las puertas templarias” y no me gustó demasiado. Buy La dama azul / Lady in Blue by Javier Sierra (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Buy La dama azul by Javier Sierra from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction.
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Apr 22, Laura rated it it was amazing. Ecclesiastical intrigue, secret societies, and a mysterious murder beg comparison with Dan Brown’s The Da Vinci Code, but the premise is far less theologically provocative. Lady in Blue follows four different stories, one of which happens hundreds of years earlier. Explore the entire Star Trek book collection, sierda and more.
Baldi, however, is a Benedictine priest and, at dierra beginning of the novel, is travelling on the vaporetto in Venice. However, the ending was a huge disappointment that I couldn’t give it anything better than two stars. In many cases, the author chose to use their real names.
Books by Javier Sierra. It was much more straight-forward writing than someone like Ruiz Zafon, so it was an easy read. Want to Fama Currently Reading Read. One of the most accomplished authors on the Spanish literary scene, Sierra studied journalism at the Complutense University of Madrid.
As it turns out, some of these people are angels!
As you read on past page and realize that Sierra is still introducing new plot twists and coming nowhere near a conclusion, you might start worrying. The mysterious lady first appeared to Native Americans in what is now New Mexico, where she was able to convert thousands to the Catholic faith.
Sierra is a great narrator and knows how to explain abstract things quite easily. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
I really enjoyed the parts of the books dealing with the ancient Spanish missionaries and their interactions with the Native Americans but when the story line returned toit was hard to This was not a typical sierea for me.
Sometimes being self-referential or incredibly self-aware is not a bad thing in books. If anything it was abrupt and kin This book came highly, highly recommended by multiple coworkers who absolutely loved it.
I would not recommend it. It was anti-climactic and the “revelation” or secret in the end–although surprising–wasn’t earth-shattering. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
I guess a good thing about the book is that it introduced me to some interesting historical tidbits, which are probably more interesting in their own right than this fictional account of them.
This was not a typical read for me. But the story was poor. Pero, cayendo en picada a partir de la mitad. Like Zzul said, the idea is great, but this author does a very poor job with the writing! I’m not bilingual and felt lost when no translation was given. Dit kan een verhaal net iets extra’s geven, maar in deze uitvoering was het soms eerder verwarrend.
It reads somewhat like a Dan Brown thriller where modern settings and controversies are used to explore old religious issues.
As the journalist investigated, he encountered many coincidences that led him to a group of priests working at the Vatican with a group of intelligence officers from the United States. Ik vind het altijd interessant als een boek met een groots, fantastisch verhaal deels op waargebeurde feiten gebaseerd is. Of course, auzl a fiction, the author takes the story and transforms it at will, turning pa into another tale of secret societies and other mysteries. I only give it three stars because the prose is mediocre perhaps because it is a translation?
It unfolds way too slowly, in my opinion.
However, the en This book was much more in keeping with the Da Vinci Code formula. Aug 16, Irene rated it it was ok. A lot of characters that confuses me. Jan 05, Nanci L. Will wait for the next Dan Brown book. However, my misconception is not the book’s fault. Sep 23, Kim rated it it was amazing.
As always, Sisrra don’t like giving such low reviews, however this book didn’t justify more stars. Get book club recommendations, access to more 1, reading group guides, author updates, and more! Hoewel de verhaallijn mij zeker aansprak en er ongetwijfeld heel veel potentieel in zat, bleef ik op mijn honger zitten. The church refers to it as Chronovision.