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Waldek, The Boy who Defied the Nazis (Thriller) by [Blanca Miosi, Norma Beredjiklian]

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"Waldek ´s narrative is intense, moving, honest...neverpretending to impress the reader but nevertheless can leave you breathless... amasterful account of the facts." Heberto Gamero(Author)
 
"Waldek Grodek survived not only Auschwitz and Mauthausenbut life itself and despite all his tribulations was able to banish hatred fromhis heart:  My life was hard but I had to free myself from hatred or I would end uphating the whole world."  MarleneMoleon (Editor, Eriginal Books)
 
"Blanca Miosi draws the different scenes with perfecttechnique, grabs the reader´s attention and introduces settings, characters andsequences with perfect equilibrium."Jose Luis Palma (Author)
 
 "A beautiful andhaunting book."  Violeta Balián (Author)"If you don't read WALDEK, you'll still in shadows. Blanca Miosi anemergent writer rich in surprises."  New York Times Books.

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Nacida en Lima (Perú) de padre japonés y madre peruana, Blanca Miosi ha estado viviendo durante las últimas tres décadas en Venezuela. Es la autora de Waldek, el niño que desafió a los nazis una novela basada en la vida de su esposo, un sobreviviente de los campos de Auschwitz y Mauthausen. Publicado por primera vez en su español original como La Búsqueda (Editorial Roca), la obra recibió el reconocimiento internacional y ganó el Premio Thriller 2007. En 2009, Miosi publicó El Legado (Editorial Viceversa), una saga familiar basada en Erik Hanussen, el notorio clarividente berlinés y asesor personal de Adolf Hitler.En 2011, y como autora independiente con Amazon.com, Blanca Miosi publicó La búsqueda , El Legado, Dimitri Galunov,  El Manuscrito I. El Secreto, El manuscrito II, El coleccionista, Amanda y El gigoló.   Sus novelas ocupan el primer puesto entre los títulos más vendidos de Amazon en español.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B00I6M4YRE
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ August 2, 2014
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 735 KB
  • Simultaneous device usage ‏ : ‎ Unlimited
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 245 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.4 out of 5 stars 125 ratings

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Born in Lima (Per&uacute;) of a Japanese father and Peruvian mother, Blanca Miosi is the author of Waldek, the boy who confronted the Nazis a novel based on the life of her husband, a survivor of the Auschwitz and Mauthausen camps. First published in its original Spanish as La B&uacute;squeda (Editorial Roca) the work received international acclaim and won the 2007 Thriller Award. In 2009, Miosi published El Legado (Editorial Viceversa), a family saga based on Erik Hanussen, the notorious Berlin clairvoyant and personal counsel to Adolf Hitler. In 2011, and as an independent author with Amazon.com, Blanca Miosi published La b&uacute;squeda, El Legado, Dimitri Galunov, El Manuscrito I. El Secreto; El Manuscrito II El coleccionista, Amanda, Manuscrito III El retorno, El rastreador and La lista. Her novels occupy first ranking positions among Amazon&acute;s best sold titles in Spanish.

Blanca Miosi es hija de madre peruana y padre japon&eacute;s. El c&oacute;ndor de la pluma dorada, qued&oacute; finalista en el concurso Yo escribo. La b&uacute;squeda, publicada en 2008, Barcelona Espa&ntilde;a, una novela basada en la vida de su esposo, prisionero superviviente del campo de concentraci&oacute;n de Auschwitz, tuvo una gran acogida. Fue ganadora del Thriller Award 2007.

En 2009 public&oacute; de la mano de Editorial Viceversa,Barcelona, Espa&ntilde;a: El legado, una novela sobre una saga familiar basada en el personaje Erik Hanussen, considerado durante muchos a&ntilde;os el mejor vidente de Berl&iacute;n y consejero personal del Adolf Hitler. A la venta en Espa&ntilde;a, Sudam&eacute;rica y ahora en Amazon en formato Kindle. Ediciones B public&oacute; El manuscrito, ahora una trilog&iacute;a publicada a trav&eacute;s del sello editorial Amazon Publishing.

LA B&Uacute;SQUEDA estuvo m&aacute;s de un a&ntilde;o en el primer lugar del ranking de todas las categor&iacute;as en Amazon, actualmente lleva siete a&ntilde;os como una de las novelas m&aacute;s vendidas. Est&aacute; traducida al ingl&eacute;s, franc&eacute;s y pr&oacute;ximamente saldr&aacute; en chino.

Todas sus novelas est&aacute;n traducidas al franc&eacute;s.

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