Editorial Reviews. Review. Perez-Reverte writes with wit, narrative economy, a sharp eye for La piel del tambor (Spanish Edition) by [Pérez-Reverte, Arturo]. La piel del tambor has ratings and reviews. Jord said: I found this book in a resort in the Caribbean, it took me two holidays to actually fini. James said: 3+ stars to Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s The Seville Communion, By the way I read it in Spanish where the title is “La piel del tambor.” I think this is his.

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This book, in the original Spanish version is not only a page turner, but a delight to read. For those of us who have never been to Seville, photos of the actual Plaza Virgen de los Reyes and the Santa Cruz area are worth viewing. Set up a giveaway. La tabla de Flandes Spanish Edition.

La piel del tambor by Arturo Pérez-Reverte (1 star ratings)

Rverte a political wrangling to shirk responsibility, the warrior priest has an exemplary career of dedication to the Vatican. Nevertheless, reading it in its original language Spanish was enjoyable, given that the author really does write beautifully and with originality.

The characters interesting enough. As everybody knows when you are an 80 years old aristocrat lady mos Don’t waste your time even if you really like Perez-Reverte’s books. Return to Book Page. Just to complicate matters, the daughter is married albeit estranged to the ringleader of the corrupt businessmen, and Quart finds her, despite his vows, magnetically attractive.


After this book, he could leave definitely journalism for focusing on his career as a fiction writer. She’s a small, crumbling Baroque church in the heart of Seville, Spain. I don’t think I would have minded the long digressions into philosophy if the main “thriller” plot had been stronger. It is believable, yet you want more to help drive home the complexity of the story and the need for everyone to get what they wish for.

Simplemente me enamore de Lorenzo el cura elegante que se enfrenta a muchas dudas y aunque resulta lastimado sigue firme en su proposito de la obediencia.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The proper phrase in the Tridentine Mass is: His mastery of all aspects of the Spanish languages, from the 17th-century dialogue in the Capitan Alatriste series, to the Mexican street language and Spanish drug slang to the 19th-century Franglish in “Trafalgar” have earned him a pidl This brilliant story has a surprising ending.

If you’d been captured by Saladin, I’m sure you’d rather have had your throat cut than renounce your faith. Also given up the author for the most part. This the the first of 4 books by Perez-Reverte I have read and I have liked them a lot.

I was absolutely involved in this tale and its characters; once I’d finished it, my wife laughed at me when I told her how pissed off I was that I didn’t have any more of it to read.


Jul 24, Algernon rated it really liked it Shelves: Me gusto mucho y recomiendo ampliamente los libros de este autor. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. This website is one example of the pieces from this period.

The language is beautiful aruro the messages are vivid. When introduced into the story, he lingers by the window rather than taking a seat across from Archbishop Speda.

La piel del tambor / The Seville Communion

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A tambo architect fell due to a loose balustrade; the archbishop’s secretary was crushed by a chunk of debris from the ceiling. Carly rated it did not like it Jan 31, The plot is thick with politics, greed, history, yet moves along at pace that can be compared to a pleasant walk through Seville which there are many of.

Buy the selected items together This tabmor This one may be especially appropriate right now in that takes place partially in the Vatican.

The end is disappointing.