Quotes by Isabel Allende

About Isabel Allende:

Isabel Allende is a Chilean-American writer. Allende, whose works sometimes contain aspects of the "magic realist" tradition, is famous for novels such as The House of the Spirits (La casa de los espíritus, 1982) and City of the Beasts (La ciudad de las bestias, 2002), which have been commercially successful. Allende has been called "the world's most widely read Spanish-language author". In 2004, Allende was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and in 2010, she received Chile's National Literature Prize. President Barack Obama awarded her the 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Author Bio

  • NameIsabel Allende
  • DescriptionChilean writer
  • AliasesIsabel Allende Llona
  • BornAugust 2, 1942
  • CountryChile
  • ProfessionWriter; Journalist
  • WorksZorro; The House Of The Spirits
  • AwardsNational Prize For Literature; Hans Christian Andersen Literature Award