Ines of My Soul, by Isabel Allende

Set in Spain, Peru and Chile in the 16th century, the central character, Ines Suarez, tells the story of the conquest of Chile by Spain. Ines is an actual historic figure who is considered the founding mother of Chile. This is a story of the brutality and greed of the Conquistedors and the destruction of an indiginious people. This is a love story and a lesson in history. You will not want to put this book down untill you find out how the story ends.

RATING: * * * * Very, very good
Reviewed by: KLM

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