In the time of the butterflies
Nuestra clasificación
4.00 de 5.00


In the time of the butterflies |

Julia Álvarez

  • RD$ 100.00

Cantidad de páginas: 321



Set during the waning days of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic in 1960, this extraordinary novel tells the story of the Mirabal sisters, three young wives and mothers who are assassinated after visiting their jailed husbands. 

From the author of How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents comes this tale of courage and sisterhood set in the Dominican Republic during the rise of the Trujillo dictatorship. A skillful blend of fact and fiction, In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government. Alvarez breathes life into these historical figures--known as "las mariposas," or "the butterflies," in the underground--as she imagines their teenage years, their gradual involvement with the revolution, and their terror as their dissentience is uncovered. 


Etiquetado como: Drama  Histórico  Narrativa  Novela 

Es posible que la portada mostrada no coincida con la del libro que te estaremos intercambiando. Esperamos que esto no sea un problema para ti.


También recomendamos


People who bought this product, also bought