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Forest of the Pygmies: Book summary and reviews of Forest of the Pygmies by Isabel Allende

Forest of the Pygmies

by Isabel Allende

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The 3rd installment of Allende's series for older children/teens featuring Jaguar and Eagle.

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'Alexander, now 18, acknowledges that he feels "vaguely ridiculous, as if he were in some Tarzan movie." Unfortunately, that sums up what's disappointing in this story....There is never any doubt that the amulets and totems will help the good guys win. What will hold readers are the close encounters with elephants, crocodiles, snakes, and gorillas. Forget the people.' - Booklist.

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Isabel Allende Author Biography

Born in Peru and raised in Chile, Isabel Allende is the author of a number of bestselling and critically acclaimed books, including The House of the Spirits, Of Love and Shadows, Eva Luna, Paula, and In the Midst of Winter. Her books have been translated into more than forty-two languages and have sold more than seventy-four million copies worldwide. She lives in California.

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Isabel Allende: Ees-abel Ay-enday (or ä-YEN-d?)

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