Zorro: A Novel
A child of two worlds -- the son of an aristocratic Spanish military man turned landowner and a Shoshone warrior woman -- young Diego de la Vega cannot silently bear the brutal injustices visited upon the helpless in late-eighteenth-century California. And so a great hero is born -- skilled in athleticism and dazzling swordplay, his persona formed between the Old World and the New -- the legend known as Zorro.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - BookConcierge - LibraryThing
This is a fine, romantic tale of the swashbuckling hero. It's a good read. But it's not the kind of literature I've come to expect from Allende. The date noted is when my book club read it; another book club has chosen it for our January 2009 selection - I'm not sure I'll re-read it. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lps3 - LibraryThing
Zorro, By Isabel Allende Isabel Allende's tale of the legendary defender of justice, the famed masked crusader Zorro, takes its time in the telling. In addition to following his life from birth to old ... Read full review