In the Time of the Butterflies by Julia Alvarez
In the Time of the Butterflies is a historical novel by Julia Alvarez, relating an account of the Mirabal sisters during the time of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic. The book is written in the first and third person, by and about the Mirabal sisters. First published in 1994, the story was adapted into a feature film in 2001.
The 908th greatest fiction book of all time
This book is on the following lists:
- - 31st on Top 100 World Literature Titles (Perfection Learning)