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De dochters van de kapitein

María Dueñas (author), Jacqueline Visscher (translator)

De langverwachte nieuwe roman van Maria Duenas

Drie Spaanse zussen emigreren begin twintigste eeuw naar de VS, waar ze het restaurant van hun overleden vader overnemen. Aanvankelijk verzetten ze zich tegen de manier van leven in New York, maar algauw beseffen ze dat ze alleen kunnen overleven als ze het restaurant ombouwen tot een variétéclub. Het krijgt de naam ‘De dochters van de kapite

Title
De dochters van de kapitein
Author
María Dueñas
Translator
Jacqueline Visscher
Language
Dutch
Original language
Spanish
Original title
Las hijas del capitán
Publisher
Amsterdam: Wereldbibliotheek, © 2019
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9789028443327
CloudLibrary
3fk2br9

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About María Dueñas

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María Dueñas Vinuesa (1964) is a Spanish writer and professor.

Life

María Dueñas Vinuesa was born in Puertollano in 1964. She earned a licentiate degree in English Philology from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM) in 1987 and a Master of Arts in Romance and Classical Languages from Michigan State University (MSU) in 1989. She moved to Cartagena in the 1990s. While preparing for her doctoral degree, she worked as teacher at the Military Base of Los Alcázares. She earned a position as senior lecturer at the University of Murcia, where she worked for around two decades. She earned her PhD in English Philology from the University of Murcia in 1997.

Dueñas came into the spotlight in 2009, achieving great success in Spain thanks to her first novel, El tiempo entre costuras, published in English as The Time in Between, and The Seamstress, a historical espionage novel, which s…Read more on Wikipedia