About The Imaginary Life
Ebook File Size: 497 KB (169 pages)
Publisher: Grupo Planeta (August 5, 2014)
What goes through your head when the person you love leaves you? What do you do with your life when you have to start it all over again? Do you make it up? Nata’s world fills with unanswered questions when Beto leaves her. But time doesn’t stop, and the stories that Nata begins to tell herself about her own life lead her to a place where everything becomes possible again.
Original and contemporary, this debut novel, a finalist for the Planeta Prize, has the nerve center of a confessional and introduces readers to Fortunata Fortuna, a character the world won’t soon forget.
Mara Torres is a reporter and author. She earned a degree in journalism from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Torres began her professional career in radio in the 1990s; a decade later, Hablar por hablar became a leading show on evening radio. In 2006 Torres moved to Spanish Television Information Services, where she is a host of news and entertainment shows. Among other awards, Torres has won the Golden Antenna and the Silver Microphone. She has published two nonfiction books. The Imaginary Life is her first novel and her first book in English.
Mara Torres’ TLC Book Tours TOUR STOPS:
Monday, September 15th: Annabel and Alice
Wednesday, September 17th: BookNAround
Thursday, September 18th: Bell, Book & Candle
Monday, September 22nd: Back Porchervations
Wednesday, September 24th: The Feminist Texican [Reads]
Thursday, September 25th: Nightly Reading
Friday, September 26th: Patricia’s Wisdom
Monday, September 29th: No More Grumpy Bookseller
Tuesday, September 30th: Imaginative Minds
Wednesday, October 1st: 2 Kids and Tired Reviews
Monday, October 6th: I’d Rather Be Reading at the Beach