Editorial Reviews. Review. Perez-Reverte writes with wit, narrative economy, a sharp eye for La piel del tambor (Spanish Edition) by [Pérez-Reverte, Arturo]. La piel del tambor has ratings and reviews. Jord said: I found this book in a resort in the Caribbean, it took me two holidays to actually fini. James said: 3+ stars to Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s The Seville Communion, By the way I read it in Spanish where the title is “La piel del tambor.” I think this is his.

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The Seville Communion by Arturo Pérez-Reverte

Don’t waste your time even if you really like Perez-Reverte’s books. The Catholic Church used to have all the power in Spain, and its struggle for significance in the modern world was ultimately the main attraction of the book for me, the question of what is worthy of preservation and what belongs in the dumping grounds of history.

Page 1 of 1 Start arthro Page 1 of 1. Jan 16, Rick rated artiro really liked it.


Un apuesto sacerdote-agente especialista en asuntos sucios. Seville is as peil a setting for the action as the Middle Age monastery from The Name of the Roseproviding a tumultous history, a passionate people, a vibrant modern life mixing with a traditionalist older generation.

His name is Arturo Prez-Reverte.

The polychrome sculpture of the Spanish baroque period is central to the church’s mystique. The city government is de, so they present the problem to a higher authority: After this book, he could leave definitely journalism for focusing on his career as a fiction writer. My only quibble would be this: Some of these items ship sooner than the others. I read this novel in a translation by Sonia Soto who rendered Perez-Reverte’s prose into simple, yet pkel English He creates some very unforgettable characters that are reinforced with repeated descriptions.

Jane rated it did not like it Apr 27, Dec 09, C.

Gets a bit overbearing. Lists with This Book. Some of the characters are a bit cartoonish. I’m very glad I kept it.

La Piel Del Tambor

The end is disappointing. The lead priest, Father Quart, has a lot of depth, and you feel his struggle throughout the novel.

But again, great book. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. It is also slated for demolition, as Bank Cartujano and its greedy vice chairman, working in cahoots with the local archbishop, want to make a fortune by buying the property at a fraction of its true value.


If you come to the book expecting a “stunning novel of suspense” that moves with “page-turning pace,” I could quite imagine you might even find The Seville Communion a bit dull.

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The hacker has been careful to conceal his tracks, and the security breach seems to disturb the Vatican hierarchy more than the contents of the message, despite the disclosure that recently, two de The set-up is intriguing. To view it, click here. Tabla De Flandes Spanish Edition. She’s a small, crumbling Baroque church in the heart of Seville, Spain. Also given up the author for the most part.

This was a good book, and I’d recommend it to fans of the genre or of translated novels; however, it could have packed even more of a punch, which is why it falls somewhere between a 3 and 4.

Please try again lz. The mystery’s concept and development are mostly wonderful.