El Pergamino de la Seduccion EPB has ratings and reviews. Makenzie said: I officially give up on this book, after having read more than a third. Un novela extraordinaria de amor y locura, en la que un historiador y una joven estudiante investigan la enigmática vida de Juana la Loca. Learn more about El Pergamino de la Seduccion in the Toronto Public Library digital collection.

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I appreciated the author trying to create the parallels between their lives and the lives of Juana and Philippe, but I really didn’t care for them much as characters and thought their story was unresolve Interesting topic Juana es una mujer que como cualquier otra se ve muy afectada por el duelo y por los abusos e injusticia de sus padres.

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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He dresses laa up like Juana and tells her the story. Young girl with nothing on her mind than mounting an old fart, plus both too ignorant or careless to even consider some sort of protection.

Belli nos brinda el otro punto de vista, el de Juana. Books by Gioconda Belli.

Add it now to start borrowing from the collection. There are also many licenses taken by the author: Seduccjon 29, Christy rated it it was ok. La autora me late como poeta.

El Pergamino de la Seduccion

Where as the Phillipe-Juana romance is worth reading and factual, the Manuel-Lucia story is not believable and is quite boring. There are no discussion topics on seduuccion book yet.

I think it’s meant to be a sort of vindication of Juana, but the whole examining the interiority of the historical figure seemed kind of forced and the narration was plagued with stereotypes. Laura rated it did not like it Sep 09, Bizarre eroticism including hints of incest, role-playing, and few redeeming qualities.


Juana’s story, told in first person, is engaging with just the right amount of detail to set the stage, but not bog down the story. And who was she making love to? Story wise this was one of the better mix of past and present narratives. No obstante, el producto final no es bueno.

Now, the title is actually misleading. I just didn’t feel like they were valuable to the story in anyway. Manuel has a medieval dress that he insists Lucia wears whenever they would meet during the weekends.

It was rich with details and not just with regards to scenery, but with details even in the thought processes of the characters. Also disappointing is that the historical setting is just that: Lists with This Book. The main setup of the story is that Manuel first met Lucia in the Museo del Prado in Madrid, and remarked that Lucia resembles Juana La Loca very much, to the point that he invites her, a year-old student, in his house, in order to relive the story of Juana La Loca.

The minor and her lecturer are just as boring. Books by Gioconda Belli. Belli’s books have been published in numerous languages. Lucia tells the professor how she would have felt if she were Juana.

Availability can change throughout the month based on the library’s budget. Manuel plays the part of Juana’s beloved husband, Phillipe, and easily seduces her. I never realized that eroticism and history could mix together and form a very interesting novel. She has since left the FSLN and is now a major critic of the current government.

Gioconda Belli, partly of Northern Italian descent, was an active participant in the Sandinista struggle against the Somoza dictatorship, and her work for the movement led to her being forced into exile in Mexico in Jul 19, Catherine Gentry rated it really liked it Shelves: You’ve reached the maximum number of titles you can currently recommend for purchase.


Una buena historia con mucha historia. Promised to Prince Philippe the Handsome to solidify ties between the Flemish and Spanish crowns, Queen Juana immediately fell in love with her betrothed with all the abandon and passion of her fiery personality.

Oct 01, Sabrina Bullock rated it it was amazing.

El Pergamino De La Seduccion Book by Gioconda Belli

Jane rated it did not like it Apr 20, I really wanted to finish it, but it is irritating me more and more as I go on. She meets a 40 something professor Maunel and he seduces her while telling her the story of Juana. It creeped me out and I found myself scanning over those parts very quickly.

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The book, though, reads very slowly. Valeria Giuffrida rated it did not like it Jun 27, Dpt rated it did not like it Mar 16, It is made up of two stories: Fiction Literature Non-English Fiction.

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This is a book written by Gioconda Belli, one of Central America’s great writers. Why is availability limited? The first is decidedly creepy I think mostly for the way it’s presented, because I fl certainly read much creepier things than a relationship between a year-old and an older man and it ha I officially give up on this book, after having read more than a third of it.

Also there’s First impressions of this book was that the translation from Spanish to English were done incredibly well.