Baltasar and Blimunda
From the recipient of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Literature, a "brilliant...enchanting novel" (New York Times Book Review) of romance, deceit, religion, and magic set in eighteenth-century Portugal at the height of the Inquisition. National bestseller. Translated by Giovanni Pontiero.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - klayman - LibraryThing
A magical trip through historical Portugal along unforgettable characters. I picked up the book a week after visiting the monastery in Mafra. Probably because of this, I felt even closer to the events ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - monamie - LibraryThing
Saramago is a phenomenal writer. His ways with ideas and story and character through words are incredible--no doubt a large part of the reason he won the Noble Prize for Literature. This English ... Read full review