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El juego de Ripper Isabel Allende the New York Times bestselling author whose books including Maya's Notebook Island Beneath the Sea and Zorro have sold than 57 million copies around the world demonstrates her remarkable literary versatility with this atmospheric fast paced mystery involving a brilliant teenage sleuth who must unmask a serial killer in San FranciscoThe Jackson women Indiana and Amanda have always had each other Yet while their bond is strong mother and daughter are as different as night and day Indiana a beautiful holistic healer is a free spirited bohemian Long divorced from Amanda's father she's reluctant to settle down with either of the men who want her Alan the wealthy scion of one of San Francisco's elite families and Ryan an enigmatic scarred former Navy SEALWhile her mom looks for the good in people Amanda is fascinated by the dark side of human nature like her father the SFPD's Deputy Chief of Homicide Brilliant and introverted the MIT bound high school senior is a natural born sleuth addicted to crime novels and Ripper the online mystery game she plays with her beloved grandfather and friends around the worldWhen a string of strange murders occurs across the city Amanda plunges into her own investigation discovering before the police do that the deaths may be connected But the case becomes all too personal when Indiana suddenly vanishes Could her mother's disappearance be linked to the serial killer Now with her mother's life on the line the young detective must solve the most complex mystery she's ever faced before it's too late


About the Author: Isabel Allende

Isabel Allende Llona is a Chilean American novelist Allende who writes in the magic realism tradition is considered one of the first successful women novelists in Latin America She has written novels based in part on her own experiences often focusing on the experiences of women weaving myth and realism together She has lectured and done extensive book tours and has taught literature at s



10 thoughts on “El juego de Ripper

  1. says:

    The problem with being too nice is that sometimes you let the bad ones inIn this novel we learn the story of Indiana a masseur and exceptional healer Innocent sincere and open to life but with several love problems Her path invariably ends up crossing the one of an implacable serial killer


  2. says:

    I can not tell you how disappointed I am in this book Isabel Allende is a great novelist and I was looking forward to her foray into mystery writing It was so bad that I couldn't believe she has written it I puzzled whether some non talented relative wrote this under her name It is the only scen


  3. says:

    So Many Descriptions Of People Have we not heard of show don't tell??It was like Indiana is a reiki healer Amanda is a geeky teenager Ryan is an ex navy SEAL Michael is a painter Carmen is a psychic with like a two page description of what they do and what they look like and who they date and what the


  4. says:

    Isabel Allende was as always a good read Her new adventure into murder mysteries was delightful yet a bit drawn out and really over populated with too many characters For each character there was a comprehensive backstory and it became too much in the end for me The book is 512 pages and could have been at


  5. says:

    I read in the NYTimes book review that Isabel Allende had a good time writing this her first mystery novel She might have had a good time but I didn't I put it down after the first 100 pages because the story hadn't really started yet The book was poorly written and full of uirky characters Every time some action


  6. says:

    Ripper grabbed me from the start with this line Mom is still alive but she's going to be murdered at midnight on Good Friday Racing through its last pages an earthuake couldn't dislodge me from my seat An entertaining good read with a game worked into the plotLooks like I'm going to be the rogue reader here I really li


  7. says:

    Busting with terrific vibrant San Francisco life energy Multiple stories within the 'THE STORY' Engaging Interesting Characters Entertaining POWERFUL subtle messages In a world of crime murders drug trafficking hustlers poverty disabilities broken relationships fear loss grief etcThe Only thing that can heal people is Love


  8. says:

    Um YikesSo this is clearly an Allende novel because her style and voice as an author are so distinct There is no doubt in my mind that she wrote this book and that is what is most shocking Isabel Allende wrote THIS bookThis is a crime novel not a mystery but a crime novel If you are expecting a who done it or spot the murderer typ


  9. says:

    There are a number of problems in reading this bookThe Number One problem is Upfront Bald Faced Lying in the marketing of the book1 The title has nothing to do with the contents of the book on any level It supposedly is the name of a video game However the video game is never played or used as a clue or ever referenced again after being


  10. says:

    Don't read it for the mystery read it for the things which make an Allende novel so rich and satisfying a large diverse cast with complex backstories and complicated relationships Solving the mystery is the driver of the plot but it isn't compelling in the way that Amanda's relationship with her family is The teen characters playing Ripper to


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