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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As a thriller set in the clerical world and dealing with mysterious murders, church politics, high finance and crises of faith, the book re I may prefer Arturo-Perez Reverte when he writes his historical adventures featuring Captain Alatriste, but his contemporary thrillers are not without merit.

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He is the embodiment of religious inversion. The attempt at creating comic relief through the three inept criminals fell quite flat for me.

In my view there are not enough happy endings in this “vale of tears”, so to speak. Okay, so I bought this book thinking it was part of the author’s Captain Alatriste series and almost returned it when I realized it was a technological thriller, set takbor vintage Seville, pdrez a Vatican priest as the main character.


Nobody could invent a city like Seville. The woman having an affair almost makes you root for her to be successful against her husband, and her husband even comes off as respectable and honorable at many points.

As a thriller set in the clerical world and dealing with mysterious murders, church politics, high finance and crises of faith, the book reminded me more of Umberto Eco rather than Dan Brown. Buy the selected items together This item: Obviously, no one provides any clues about the identity of the mysterious hacker.

I ended up scanning through the second half just to al a gist of how it ended. Los demas personajes muy bien situados, cada uno en su papel, muy bien logrados todos. I’ve read several excellent novels by Mr.

The email drops dark insinuations about the hand of God. Their conversation is thick with careful formality that exudes even more menace.

La Piel Del Tambor

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. So were the descriptions I found this book in a resort in the Caribbean, it took me two holidays to actually finish reading it. After this book, he could leave definitely journalism for focusing on his career as a fiction writer. Strengths The cast of characters is dynamic and complex. Three people die in the church revertee mysterious circumstances.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He is blind to the fact that his very objectivity is what is objectionable to the impassioned supporters of the church. There’s quite a lot of time spend in small cafes, eating tapas, drinking Manzanilla and listening to flamenco music, having high brow conversations about astronomy and faith, history and modernism, celibacy, obedience and redemption. 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.


He worked as a war reporter for twenty-one years – I recommend the book highly to anyone interested in a good read.

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. There is an electrical outage that shrouds the meeting in semi-darkness. Quart, a young and handsome priest who follows the rules, finds himself torn between a lustful woman, different sides of the church and a town divided in what to do about the church.

I could not put it down. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. I found much of my reading rveerte to be spoiled by stereotypical characters, sti cel. La piel del tambor Spanish Edition. Not Enabled Screen Reader: Quart dismissively assesses Father Oscar the assistant priest’s fervor: Actually, investigating and solving the crimes never becomes particularly important -perhaps the author’s last and less-obvious critique of the Church.

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