FANDOM


The Shadow of the Wind is a novel by Carlos Ruiz Zafón. It was translated to English by Lucia Graves. The Spanish title is La Sombra del viento.

Copyright: Carlos Ruiz Zafón, 2001
Translation copyright: Lucia Gaves, 2004
ISBN 1-59420-010-6 (hardcover)
ISBN 0 14 30.3490 1 (paperback)

The story begins in 1945. Daniel Sempere is ten, almost eleven as he likes to point out. His father owns a second hand bookshop. His mother died shortly before his fourth birthday from cholera after the Spanish Civil War. They live in Barcelona above the bookshop.


Nuvola apps bookcase This article is a stub. You can help the Literawiki by expanding it.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.