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Isabel Allende

Birthdate: 2. August 1942
Other names: ایزابل آلنده, ایزابل آلنداٛ

Isabel Allende is a Chilean writer. Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the genre magical realism, is known for novels such as The House of the Spirits and City of the Beasts , which have been commercially successful. Allende has been called "the world's most widely read Spanish-language author." In 2004, Allende was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and in 2010, she received Chile's National Literature Prize. President Barack Obama awarded her the 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom.Allende's novels are often based upon her personal experience and historical events and pay homage to the lives of women, while weaving together elements of myth and realism. She has lectured and toured many U.S. colleges to teach literature. Fluent in English, Allende was granted United States citizenship in 1993, having lived in California since 1989, first with her U.S. husband .



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Works

Eva Luna
Isabel Allende
Paula
Paula
Isabel Allende
Inés of My Soul
Inés of My Soul
Isabel Allende
City of the Beasts
City of the Beasts
Isabel Allende
Maya's Notebook
Maya's Notebook
Isabel Allende
Zorro
Zorro
Isabel Allende
Portrait in Sepia
Portrait in Sepia
Isabel Allende
Daughter of Fortune
Daughter of Fortune
Isabel Allende
Of Love and Shadows
Of Love and Shadows
Isabel Allende
The Infinite Plan
The Infinite Plan
Isabel Allende
La somma dei giorni
Isabel Allende

„A man does what he can; a woman does what a man cannot.“

—  Isabel Allende, book Inés of My Soul

Source: Inés of My Soul

„Be careful what you ask of Heaven; it might be granted.“

—  Isabel Allende, book The Infinite Plan

Source: The Infinite Plan

„Fear is inevitable, I have to accept that, but I cannot allow it to paralyze me.“

—  Isabel Allende

Source: The Sum of Our Days: A Memoir

„You can't find someone who doesn't want to be found.“

—  Isabel Allende, book The House of the Spirits

Source: The House of the Spirits

„Words are not that important when you recognize intentions.“

—  Isabel Allende, book City of the Beasts

Source: City of the Beasts

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