Bel Canto

ISBN9780061565311
PublisherHarper Collins Publishers
PublishedJune 10, 2008
Pages352
AuthorAnn Patchett
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.5 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.5 in.
Depth0.9 in.

Bel Canto

Ann Patchett

PAPERBACK

June 10, 2008

Now a major motion picture starring Julianne Moore and Ken Watanabe.

Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country's vice president, a lavish birthday party is being held in honor of the powerful businessman Mr. Hosokawa. Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano, has mesmerized the international guests with her singing. It is a perfect evening - until a band of gunwielding terrorists takes the entire party hostage. But what begins as a panicked, life-threatening scenario slowly evolves into something quite different, a moment of great beauty, as terrorists and hostages forge unexpected bonds and people from different continents become compatriots, intimate friends, and lovers.

Get Bel Canto by Ann Patchett and other fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.

Bel Canto

Ann Patchett

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ISBN9780061565311
PublisherHarper Collins Publishers
PublishedJune 10, 2008
Pages352
AuthorAnn Patchett
FormatPAPERBACK
Weight0.5 Kg.
Height8.2 in.
Width5.5 in.
Depth0.9 in.

Synopsis

Now a major motion picture starring Julianne Moore and Ken Watanabe.

Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country's vice president, a lavish birthday party is being held in honor of the powerful businessman Mr. Hosokawa. Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano, has mesmerized the international guests with her singing. It is a perfect evening - until a band of gunwielding terrorists takes the entire party hostage. But what begins as a panicked, life-threatening scenario slowly evolves into something quite different, a moment of great beauty, as terrorists and hostages forge unexpected bonds and people from different continents become compatriots, intimate friends, and lovers.

Get Bel Canto by Ann Patchett and other fiction books online and at Fully Booked bookstore branches in the Philippines.

Editorial Reviews

“Blissfully Romantic….A strange, terrific, spellcasting story.”

– San Francisco Chronicle