Rosa candida (The Greenhouse)

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For Lobbi, the tragic passing of his mother proves to be a profound catalyst. Their shared love of tending rare roses in her greenhouse inspires him to leave his studies behind and travel to a remote village monastery to restore its once fabulous gardens. While transforming the garden, he is surprised by a visit from Anna, a woman with whom he shared a fateful moment in his mother’s greenhouse, and the daughter they together conceived that night. In caring for both the garden and the little girl, Lobbi slowly ...
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For Lobbi, the tragic passing of his mother proves to be a profound catalyst. Their shared love of tending rare roses in her greenhouse inspires him to leave his studies behind and travel to a remote village monastery to restore its once fabulous gardens. While transforming the garden, he is surprised by a visit from Anna, a woman with whom he shared a fateful moment in his mother’s greenhouse, and the daughter they together conceived that night. In caring for both the garden and the little girl, Lobbi slowly begins to assume the vMaried and complex roles of a man: father, son, brother, lover… and gardener. A story about the heartfelt search for beauty in life, The Greenhouse is a touching reminder of our ability to turn the small things in everyday life into the extraordinary.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9788466326254
  • Publisher: Punto de Lectura
  • Publication date: 5/30/2013
  • Language: Spanish
  • Edition description: Spanish-language Edition
  • Pages: 271
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 4.90 (h) x 0.60 (d)

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