Isabel Allende: "Island Beneath the Sea" (Rebroadcast)
Courtesy of Harper Collins
Isabel Allende discusses why she chose slavery as the subject of her new historical novel. It's the story of an orphaned mulatta who travels from pre-revolutionary Haiti to French-controlled New Orleans and her quest for freedom.
author of nine novels, a collection of stories, four memoirs and a trilogy of children's novels.
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