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Publisher Description

The New York Times bestselling novel by the author of Remarkable Creatures and The Last Runaway
Translated into thirty-nine languages and made into an Oscar-nominated film, starring Scarlett Johanson and Colin Firth

Tracy Chevalier transports readers to a bygone time and place in this richly-imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings.

History and fiction merge seamlessly in this luminous novel about artistic vision and sensual awakening. Girl with a Pearl Earring tells the story of sixteen-year-old Griet, whose life is transformed by her brief encounter with genius . . . even as she herself is immortalized in canvas and oil.

GENRE
Fiction & Literature
RELEASED
2000
January 1
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
240
Pages
PUBLISHER
Penguin Publishing Group
SELLER
PENGUIN GROUP USA, INC.
SIZE
2.6
MB

Customer Reviews

ONI baba ,

Excellent read

One can almost feel like a voyeur it is so well written.

Bookreader620 ,

Loved this boook

Well written - couldn’t put it down. —GGS

The Pilot's Daughter ,

One of My MOST Favorite Novels

The story pulls you in, it is captivating, rich, unlike other stories I’ve ever read... an absolute must read !!!!

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