❮PDF / Epub❯ ☃ La escriba ✐ Author Antonio Garrido – Tbjewellers.co.uk From the author of THE CORPSE READERThe year is 799 and King Charlemagne awaits coronation as the Holy Roman emperor But in the town of Würzburg the young willful Theresa dreams only of following in From the author of THE CORPSE READERThe year is and King Charlemagne awaits coronation as the Holy Roman emperor But in the town of Würzburg the young willful Theresa dreams only of following in the footsteps of her scholarly father—a uiet man who taught her the forbidden pleasures of reading and writing Though it was unthinkable for a medieval woman to pursue a career as a craftsperson headstrong Theresa convinces the parchment makers’ guild to test her If she passes it means access to her beloved manuscripts and nothing less than true independence But as she treats the skins before an audience of jeering workmen unimaginable tragedy strikes—tearing apart Theresa’s family and setting in motion a cascade of mysteries that Theresa must solve if she hopes to stay alive and save her familyA fugitive in the wilderness Theresa is forced to rely on her bravery her uncommon education and the compassion of strangers When she encounters Alcuin of York a wise and influential monk with close ties to Charlemagne she believes her luck might have finally changed But the biggest secret lies between Charlemagne and her father Theresa moves ever closer to the truth bent on reuniting with her beloved father only to discover that her family’s troubles are inextricably entwined with nothing less than the fate of an empire.
Es Ingeniero Industrial y reside en Valencia en donde trabaja como profesor del Master de Diseño de Transporte en el Centro de Formación de Postgrado de la Universidad Politécnica de Valencia y profesor de la Escuela Superior de Diseño Industrial en la Universidad Cardenal Herrera CEU Es director de una empresa de consultoría de diseño de automóviles y escribe artículos en prensa especializada.
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- Antonio Garrido
- 24 October 2015 Antonio Garrido