Girl with a Pearl Earring

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group Release date: 2001-01-01

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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 FirthTracy 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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Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: Penguin Books

Type: EPub

Pages: 240

ISBN: 9781101219478

Additional Information

Genre: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Collection: Penguin Books

Type: EPub

Pages: 240

ISBN: 9781101219478

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