El Pergamino de la Seduccion EPB has ratings and reviews. Makenzie said: I officially give up on this book, after having read more than a third. Dec 6, “El pergamino de la seducción” de Gioconda Belli. Search. Advanced. Always available OverDrive magazines are here! ×. Title details for El Pergamino de la Seduccion by Gioconda Belli – Available.
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The first is decidedly creepy I think mostly for the way it’s presented, because I have certainly read much creepier things than a relationship between a year-old and an older man and it ha I officially give up on this book, after having read more than a third of it.
She is portrayed as a hysterical, ignorant nymph who only takes pride in being plumbered by her hermosito.
The Scroll of Seduction
The chronology wasn’t at all fluid, it was very difficult for me to tell if the main character was referring to something that happened in the recent past or the distant past. This was a very interesting book, but had an unusual ending. Refresh and try again. It is made up of two stories: Jan 25, Jeff Nail rated it it was ok.
Sign in to see the full collection. The main setup of the story is that Manuel first met Lucia in the Museo del Prado in Madrid, and remarked that Lucia resembles Juana La Loca very much, to the point that he invites her, a year-old student, in his house, in order to relive the story of Juana La Loca. You’ve reached the maximum number of titles you can currently recommend for purchase.
She meets a 40 something professor Maunel and he seduces her while telling her the story of Juana.
Nov 24, Barb added it Shelves: Lists with This Book. May 16, Rebecca rated it it was ok.
Aug 01, Maria rated it it was amazing. I was also disappointed by the ending. It was rich with details and not just with regards to scenery, but with details even in the thought processes of the characters. Just a moment ep we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
The Scroll of Seduction by Gioconda Belli
I think it’s meant to be a sort of vindication of Juana, but seduccion whole examining the interiority of the historical figure seemed kind of forced and the narration was plagued with stereotypes.
Belli continues publishing and maintains that poetry is her most important work. The problem lies with the present tense characters: The first is decidedly creepy I think mostly for the way it’s presented, because I have certainly read much creepier oa than a relationship between a year-old and an older man and it hasn’t put me off of the book ; the second had a lot of potential, but fell kind of flat, at least in the part that I read.
Und das ist der Autorin in diesem Buch auch wirklich gut gelungen. Lists with This Book. If you receive an error message, please contact your library for help. The book makes a good job of blurring the boundary between reality and hallucination.
In sediccion end I didn’t read the whole of this book as every time it went to Lucia and Manuel I skipped until it was back to the medieval story of Juana la Loca! Linde rated it did not like it Jul 16, Hija de reyes, madre de reyes, y una vida tan triste This is not for youngsters, but I find it very well researched.
To ask other readers questions about The Scroll of Seductionplease sign up. Juana es una mujer que como cualquier otra se ve muy afectada por el duelo Gioconda Belli como es costumbre, coloca a la mujer en el centro de la historia.
Returning in just before the Sandinista victory, she became FSLN’s international press liaison in and the director of State Communications in Their passion for each other is created as Manuel, with the excuse of teaching a history lesson, dresses Lucia in Queen Juana’s dress and takes her back five centuries to Spain in the ‘s. First, there’s Manuel, a something-year-old historian, seducing a year-old girl. Sep 19, Kate S rated it liked it Shelves: She has since left the FSLN and is now a major critic of the current government.
I adored the story of Queen Juana in this book.