The City of Mist

The City of Mist

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction
Paperback Published on: 18/08/2022
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The City of Mist
Short stories from the master.
love Zafon's books and this is one of his best.12 short stories most of which reacquaint you with the Cemetery of Forgotten books. I think you will need t... READ MORE
Neil Challis @Windsor
The City of Mist
A fitting farewell to a literary master
Before starting this review, I should probably declare that Carlos Ruiz Zafon is among my favourite 2 or 3 authors of fiction, so while no review can ever ... READ MORE
Sam E


The echo of the great characters and motifs of the novels of The Cemetery of Forgotten Books series resonates in the stories of Carlos Ruiz Zafon. A boy decides to become a writer when he discovers that his inventions hold the power to entice the rich girl who has stolen his heart... An architect flees Constantinople with plans for an impregnable library... A strange gentleman tempts Cervantes to write a book that has never existed... And Gaudi, sailing to a mysterious rendezvous in New York, delights in a spectacle of light and steam, the stuff that cities should be made of. Gathered here for the first time - and some never before published in English - these stories showcase the talents of Carlos Ruiz Zafon, a writer beloved by millions of readers and a master who has left us too soon.

  • Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
  • ISBN: 9781474623131
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Weight: 177g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 128 x 16 mm

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The City of Mist
City of Mist
Only read it because I very much enjoyed Shadow of the Wind and the three books that followed. Sadly Zafon is no more, and sadly I have to be honest and sa... READ MORE