Girl With a Pearl Earring: A Novel (Google eBook)
The New York Times bestselling novel by the author of Remarkable Creatures and The Last Runaway
Translated into thirty-nine languages and made into an Oscar-nominated film, starring Scarlett Johanson and Colin Firth
Tracy Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place in this richly-imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings.
History and fiction merge seamlessly in this luminous novel about artistic vision and sensual awakening. Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the story of sixteen-year-old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius . . . even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil.
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Review: Girl With a Pearl EarringUser Review - Kristel - Goodreads
The imaginative story of a young girl who is the subject of the painting by Jan Vermeer, by the same name as the novel, Girl With a Pearl Earring. The painting was a favorite of the author. She bought ... Read full review
Review: Girl with a Pearl Earring/Falling Angels DuoUser Review - Dea Rynanda - Goodreads
Draw you back to the 19th century. Just forgot that sometimes the story happens in 19th century the way a girl think, behave was different lots. It describes how Delft back then was. It has an unpredictable ending. Love it and surprise with how the story ends. Read full review