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Publication Order of Cemetery Of Forgotten Books

The Shadow of the Wind (2001)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Angel's Game (2008)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Prisoner of Heaven (2011)Description / Buy at Amazon
Rose of Fire (2012)Description / Buy at Amazon
The Labyrinth of the Spirits (2016)Description / Buy at Amazon
The City of Mist (2021)Description / Buy at Amazon

Carlos Ruiz Zafon is a Spanish author of fiction. His books have made it to many countries and have been published in at least thirty languages and counting.

Carlos was born in 1964 in Barcelona. His novel Prince of Mist was able to end up winning him the Edebe literary prize in fiction for young adults. He has also had the proud moment of one of his books being nominated to receive the Premio Laria. He has written several novels for young adults, including the 1999 book Marina.

The author continues to write. He resides currently in Los Angeles, California. During the day and sometimes the night, he finds work writing scripts when he is not busy writing books. He has lived in Los Angeles and worked there ever since he moved there in 1994.

Carlos Ruiz Zafon is the creator as well as the author of the Cemetery of Forgotten series. This fictional series was made available to readers for the first time in 2001 and would come out in English and other languages between the 2004 and 2005 period. That is when the debut novel in the series came out, depending on where you live and what language you speak. The Angel’s Game was the sequel and the highly anticipated third and the fourth book have since come out as well.

The Shadow of the Wind is the first novel in Zafon’s acclaimed Cemetery series. It was the first novel for this author that was for adults It was a wild success and around the world the author was able to sell millions of the copies of the book. Since it was published, this novel has not only gathered lots of positive praise and acclaim but also has been put for a number of international awards and even won some!

Read the book that became a sensation in literature around the globe. When one boy chooses to try and get through all of the shadows and the secrets of Barcelona in a time after the war, it is a personal delving into the fictional story that will have you thinking about it for a long time after you have put it down.

The time is 1945 and the setting is Barcelona. The period is after a war has ended, and now the city of the world is recovering from it all. The city sits in the shadows and tries to tend to its wounds. Meanwhile, Daniel is waking up on his birthday. He is eleven years old and finds out that he is no longer able to recall what his mother’s face looked like.

He is very upset by this, naturally. His father decides to try and cheer him up. They may have lost his mother long ago, but this book dealer is going to let him in on a secret. He tells his son about a cemetery where there is a library of forgotten books. It is tended to by the guild of dealers in rare books in Barcelona and it is the place where novels that have been forgotten about by the rest of the world go to until they can find people to care about reading them once more.

He is hoping that his son will find some distraction in this and hopefully heal his heart. He convinces Daniel to pick a volume out of the many on the shelves. The one that he selects is said that it will possess a meaning for him more special than anything else.

Daniel really enjoys the book that he picks out. It is written by Julian Carax and he enjoys it so much that he decides that he is going to go and track down the work of Carax and read it all. Then he finds out the horrible truth that someone has actively been working on getting rid of every single book and copy of the works of this author.

As it already may be, Daniel may be the only person that has a copy of a book by this writer. He has no idea that this quest has started up something big that may threaten to bring up one of the darkest secrets in Barcelona. This story of love, madness, and more is leading him to the ultimate realization that if he fails to discover the truth, it may be the people around him that he cares about that suffer.

The Angel’s Game is the sequel to the first in the Cemetery series from Carlos Ruiz Zafon. If you enjoyed the first novel, then check out this second book in the series that is bound to keep you turning the page until the end.

This is a story that warns the reader about how obsession can be dangerous in love and in print. David Martin is a man that is still young. In Barcelona, in the middle of a mansion that has long since been abandoned, he writes novels of a sensational nature.

He uses a pen name and the words that he writes keep him alive. He went through a childhood that was troubled to be sure and has come out of it a survivor. It helped him to read and he has always found comfort in books.

He spends the nights that he has creating tales about the underworld of the city. Even though he imagines things that are quite dark, perhaps they are not strange. After all, the house has a room within it. It is locked, but there are letters and photographs that may just provide clues to the owner’s mysterious death.

The home’s history is starting to seep into him. Meanwhile, he has a love that is nearly impossible to bear. When he gets a letter from an editor that makes him an incredible offer, it could be just the thing to lift him out of despair.

He wants to write a novel that will be unique. It won’t be like anything that ever came before. It will have the power to change minds, to change hearts. In exchange he will get money. However, is there a connection to the shadows and the home he lives in and the book? Read this one to discover that for yourself!

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